Nov 28, 2020  
Academic Catalog 2019-2020 
    
Academic Catalog 2019-2020 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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PSY 356 - Psychology of Well-Being


4 credit(s)
Expands the research and theory from abnormal psychology to examine the ways in psychologists study psychological health and well-being. We will explore the historical and theoretical origins of positive psychology and also review contemporary theory, research, and measurement that supports our current understanding of psychological well-being as it relates to emotions, thoughts, relationships, meaning, and vitality. This course is  experientially-focused while also highlighting  evidence-based ways we can promote and enhance well-being in individuals and communities in a variety of contexts.
Offered: Alternate years.

Prerequisite(s): Sophomore standing or above (30 or more completed credits); and PSY 202  or PSY 211  with a minimum grade of C.



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