PYB 711: AdvSem-Clinical Neuropsychology

2008-09-04 -

Instructor Changed.

Synonym:

56347 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Ron Cobb

Credits:

3

Seats:

12

Semester:

Fall 2008

Meeting Schedule:

Mondays 9/8 - 12/15 (4:30PM-6:59PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Biological Aspects of Behavior
Restricted to Year III and Year IV students.
Restricted to Year IV students from July 15 – 22; open to Year III students July 23.
Prerequisite: PY 815C/PY 816 Methods of Psychological Assessment I and II.

This seminar examines the structure and function of the central nervous system, brain-behavior relationships, and neuropathology. Seminar content focuses on evaluation techniques for diagnosis of brain dysfunction including visual, auditory, memory, and language processes. Application of these techniques to the development of remedial strategies for learning disabilities and adult dysfunctions is addressed.