PYB 711: AdvSem-Clinical Neuropsychology

Synonym:

70884 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Ronald Cobb

Credits:

3

Seats:

12

Semester:

Fall 2010

Meeting Schedule:

Mondays 9/13 - 12/20 (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 13 – 20; open to Year III students on July 21.
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.