19. What Happens When Things Go Wrong: Mental Illness, Part II

Published 2008-09-30
Introduction to Psychology (PSYC 110)

This lecture continues to cover one of the most salient areas within the field of psychology known as psychopathology, or clinical psychology. Following a discussion of the different ways of defining mental illness, Professor Bloom reviews several classes of clinical diagnoses including schizophrenia, anxiety disorders, dissociative disorders, and personality disorders. The lecture concludes with a brief introduction to therapy.

00:00 - Chapter 1. Identifying Mental Illness
11:30 - Chapter 2. Schizophrenia
24:51 - Chapter 3. Anxiety Disorders
30:35 - Chapter 4. Question and Answer on Schizophrenia and Anxiety Disorders
35:02 - Chapter 5. Dissociative Identity Disorders
44:58 - Chapter 6. Question and Answer on Dissociative Identity Disorders
46:31 - Chapter 7. Personality Disorders
54:33 - Chapter 8. Brief History on Therapy

Complete course materials are available at the Yale Online website: online.yale.edu

This course was recorded in Spring 2007.