EDE419A Topics in Foundations of Psychopharmacology and Biological Determinants of Mental Health

Provides an overview of the biological mechanisms implicated in mind-body related mental health issues. Topics covered include: psychoneuroimmunology, epigenetics, the gut-brain axis, neuroplasticity, and receptor responses to trauma and chronic stress. This seven-week course aims to guide students to integrate course materials to gain an understanding of the interdependency of body systems in mental health and disorder.

Credits: 1
Offered: Spring
Prerequisites: None
Restrictions: None
EDE 419A Topics in Foundations of Psychopharmacology and Biological Determinants of Mental Health course information is subject to change, please check the latest schedule.