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2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog [PAST CATALOG]

IPH 260 - Behavioral Health

3 credit hours - 45 hours of lecture; one term.
Study the biological, psychological, and social context of health and illness, through a comprehensive analysis of the relationship between health and behavior, with a focus on stress, addiction, nutrition, eating disorders, pain, and disease as they relate across the lifespan. Identify the psychological factors in the development of specific disease states. Use the biopsychosocial model in the examination of these topics.

Prerequisite(s): MDA 100  and PSY 111  or PSY 211  or PSY 250