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2018-2019 Academic Catalog 
2018-2019 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSY 295-02 - Special Topic: Health Psychology Across the Lifespan

4 credits (Fall)
Students in this course will examine psychological and social processes that contribute to physical health and wellness across the life span. We will focus on the development of thoughts and behaviors, such as risk taking, eating, and physical activity that contribute to health outcomes. We will explore how stress, coping, and thriving contribute to physical health. We will examine psychological responses to chronic and terminal illness and strategies of health promotion.

Prerequisite: PSY 113 .
Instructor: Ellis