PSY 186 - Psychopharmacology: Therapeutic Drugs

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This course is designed to provide a general background concerning therapeutic drugs and the psychological impact of these drugs. The course covers the neuro and pharmacodynamic process of drugs most commonly prescribed for psychiatric conditions and diagnoses. The course applies to students coming from a broad range of backgrounds, including psychology, biology, or chemistry. However, background knowledge in these topics areas is not required—the material is presented at an introductory but comprehensive level.