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Course ID: SW  642
Effective Date: 03/02/2010
Title: Psychopathology
Career: Graduate
Credit Hours: 3.00
Description: Prerequisite: Restricted to Kent School Students. This course examines concepts of labeling theory, stigma, strengths perspective, and the clinical use of diagnostic classification of psychopathology from a social work perspective. The implications of various definitions of psychopathology and the uses of diagnostic systems to inform practice policy and to promote social justice are considered.
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