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School
University of Waterloo
Department
Psychology
Course
PSYCH 101
Professor
Richard Ennis
Semester
Winter

Description
PSYCHOLOGICAL DISORDERS AND THERAPY Learning Objectives: Lecture ~ Unipolar Depression Introduction to Psychopathology 1. Identify and briefly describe the 6 models of abnormality. 2. What is the DSM and what are its functions? 3. Describe the goals of therapy. Description of Unipolar Depression 4. Describe the DSM criteria for depression. 5. Describe the emotional, cognitive, motivational, and somatic symptoms of unipolar depression. 6. Describe the prevalence of depression and explain why it might be considered the “common cold” of psychological disorders. 7. Describe the 3 patterns of depression following the first episode. The Medical Model 8. Identify the 4 possible causes of illness according to the medical model. 9. Describe the evidence for a genetic cause and explain the possible role of the 5-HTT gene. 10. Describe the neurotransmitters suspected to play a role in depression. 11. Explain how tricyclic antidepressants and MAO inhibitors influence the sy
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