Introduction to Medical Psychology-E2

科目ナンバリング U-LAS40 20031 LE26 開講年度・開講期 2021 ・ 後期
単位数 2 単位 授業形態 講義
配当学年 全回生 対象学生 全学向
使用言語 英語 曜時限 金3
教員 SAHKER,Ethan Kyle (医学研究科 助教)
授業の概要・目的 The mind-body connection is an important concept for understanding both health and illness. In medicine, behavior and emotion make up major risk and protective factors for many physical illnesses. Importantly, chronic illnesses and lifestyle diseases can be better understood with psychological and behavioral medicine. This is because if one thinks and behaves in a healthy way, they start to feel healthier. This understanding is the foundation of medical psychology. In this course students will gain a broad overview of medical psychology. They will gain knowledge in the history of psychology evolving from early medical disciplines. They will also be introduced to the foundational theories behind medical psychology. Additionally, students will learn about the primary roles of clinical psychology in evidence-based medicine.
到達目標 To understand how the mind and body interact through thoughts, emotions, and behaviors
To gain insight into the role of psychology and clinical psychologists in medicine
授業計画と内容 1. Ethics
2. History and Systems
3. Biological Bases of Behavior
4. Cognitive and Affective Bases of Behavior
5. Social Bases of Behavior
6. Personality, Culture, and Identity
7. Clinical Psychology
8. Theoretical Orientations
9. Health Psychology and Psychosomatic Medicine
10. Abnormal Psychology
11. Common Mental Disorders
12. Stress and Trauma
13. Intelligence and Ability
14. Neuropsychology
15. Final Exam
16. Feedback
成績評価の方法・観点 20% - Midterm Exam
40% - Final Exam
20% - Short Essay
20% - Class Attendance and Active Participation
履修要件 特になし
授業外学習(予習・復習)等 Students are expected to complete assigned readings and assignments before class.
参考書等 Reference materials will be provided in class.
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