COUN 549 - Psychopharmacology

Description
This course gives CMHC students a historical perspective on the use of medication in treating mental disorders within the context of social, cultural, gender, and religious issues. The central focus will be on the major classifications of psychotropic drugs, specifying their psychiatric uses, benefits, side effects, toxicities, combinations, and biochemical actions as they work with culturally diverse clients. This course will also explore how clinical mental health counselors can best work with medical practitioners in providing more comprehensive client care.
Credits
3
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017
Offered
Tu
Avg. Class Size
19
Avg. Sections
1