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2019-2020 University Catalog 
2019-2020 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PS 805 - Behavioral Medicine

Behavioral medicine is the clinical or application branch of health psychology. This class will cover a range of topics that are relevant to behavioral medicine, including theory and the importance of evidence-based practice. The biopsychosocial model will be used in understanding the presentation and treatment of specific behaviors, illnesses, and physical conditions that are part of the behavioral medicine domain, such as obesity, smoking, cancer, and diabetes.

Credits: 3