HLTH 220

HLTH 220: Mental Health
3.0 SH

Provides for the study of human emotional adjustment throughout the life cycle from biomedical and psychosocial perspectives. The factors that foster the development of emotional and mental well-being and the forces that contribute to the breakdown of human adjustment capabilities are identified and analyzed in light of research and clinical literature. Special attention is given to the strategies for the prevention of mental disorders and promotion of mental health. Meets the 1983 General Education Requirement (GER) - Electives, Personal/Professional Issues. 3 hours lecture.