Health Psychology Across the Lifespan

Course number: HLTH 0295

Course length: 45 hrs

Course credits: 3 credits

Course description:

This course has been designed to introduce students to the principles of health psychology from birth to older adulthood. This course places emphasis on current theories and the latest research in the field of health psychology. This course will cover health-enhancing and compromising behaviours and health issues from a developmental perspective, such as childhood and adolescent mental health disorders, addictions, family relationships, stress and coping, the experience of illness and pain and death and dying.

Course delivery:

  • In Person

Programs this course is part of: