Concentration in Global Mental Health & Trauma

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Global Mental Health Lab

Concentration in Global Mental Health & Trauma

Led by Drs. Lena Verdeli and George Bonanno, this concentration within the Master’s of Arts program for Psychology in Education provides students exposure in these two burgeoning synergetic fields by offering coursework in the areas of longitudinal and prospective studies, assessment, intervention, and policy. 

For this concentration, there are TWO requirements: 
CCPX 5010: Introduction to Global Mental Health AND CCPX 4060: Loss & Trauma
In addition to those, students choose TWO additional courses from the list below.

  • CCPX 4037: Introduction to Cognitive Behavior Therapy

  • CCPX 4199: Interventions and Mechanisms of Trauma

  • CCPX 4199: Community Disaster Response

  • CCPX 4199: Policy and Advocacy

  • CCPX 5020: Cognition, Emotion, Culture & Health

  • ORL 5524: Instrument Design and Validation - Seminar

  • CCPX 5532: Clinical Issues: Families from Diverse Backgrounds

  • CCPX 5033:The Evolution of Freud’s Psychological Theories

  • CCPX 5533: Research Methods in Clinical Psychology