PSYC 435: Abnormal Psychology Report a Broken Link

Abnormal Psychology is a three–credit, senior–level course that examines human behaviours and mental phenomena that diverge widely from the normal. To view additional course resources see Additional Resources to PSYC 435

Unit 1


Required Readings
Chapter 1: Abnormal Psychology: An Overview, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
"The Case of O.J. Simpson," In: Meyer, R.G. (2003). Case Studies in abnormal psychology (6th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Supplementary Materials are items selected by the course authors and/or course coordinator to enhance your understanding of the course content. You are not required to use these resources. You may wish to use the skills you are developing in the course to locate your own supplementary materials.
Chapter 1: Abnormal Psychology: An Overview. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).
This manual is an excellent resource for APA documentation. The manual can be borrowed from the library or it can be accessed online.
A great resource for mental health disorders, which includes treatment and therapeutic processes.

Unit 2


Required Readings
Chapter 2: Historical Views of Abnormal Behavior, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 2: Historical and Contemporary Views of Abnormal Behavior. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).

Unit 3


Required Readings
Chapter 3: Causal Factors and Viewpoints, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
"The Case of Danielle," In: Meyer, R.G. (2003). Case studies in abnormal psychology (6th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 3: Causal Factors and Viewpoints. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).

Unit 4


Required Readings
Chapter 4: Clinical Assessment, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings

Unit 5


Required Readings
Chapter 5: Stress and Adjustment Disorders, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
"The Case of Paul," In: Meyer, R.G. (2003). Case studies in abnormal psychology (6th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 5: Stress and Adjustment Disorders. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).

Unit 6


Required Readings
Chapter 6: Panic, Anxiety, and Their Disorders, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
"The Case of Agnes" and "The Case of Bess," In: Meyer, R.G. (2003). Case studies in abnormal psychology (6th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 6: Panic, Anxiety, and Their Disorders. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).

Unit 7


Required Readings
Chapter 7: Mood Disorders and Suicide, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 7: Mood Disorders and Suicide. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).
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Unit 8


Required Readings
Chapter 8: Somatoform and Dissociative Disorders, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 8: Somatoform and Dissociative Disorders. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).

Unit 9


Required Readings
Chapter 9: Eating Disorders and Obesity, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 9: Eating Disorders and Obesity. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).

Unit 10


Required Readings
Chapter 10: Health Problems and Behavior, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). ( Abnormal psychology 12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 10: Health Problems and Behavior. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).

Unit 11


Required Readings
Chapter 11: Personality Disorders, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 11: Personality Disorders. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).

Unit 12


Required Readings
Chapter 12: Substance-Related Disorders, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 12: Substance-Related Disorders. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).
Substance abuse sourcebook: basic health-related information about the abuse of legal and illegal substances such as alcohol, tobacco, prescription drugs, marijuana, cocaine, and heroin ; and including facts about substance abuse prevention strategies, intervention methods, treatment and recovery programs, and a section addressing the special problems related to substance abuse during pregnancy / edited by Karen Bellenir. --

Unit 13


Required Readings
Chapter 13: Sexual Variants, Abuse, and Dysfunctions, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 13: Sexual Variants, Abuse, and Dysfunctions. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).
Psychosexual disorders.

Unit 14


Required Readings
Chapter 14: Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Diagnostic Categories: Types of Schizophrenia, In: Psychology 435 Online-Supplementary Tutorials.
Chapter 14: Schizophrenia and Other Psychotic Disorders. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).

Unit 15


Required Readings
Chapter 15: Cognitive Disorders, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 15: Cognitive Disorders. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).

Unit 16


Required Readings
Chapter 16: Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 16: Disorders of Childhood and Adolescence. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).
Fergusson, D., & Horwood, L. (1998). Early conduct problems and later life opportunities. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 39, 8, 1097-1108.

Unit 17


Required Readings
Chapter 17: Therapy, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Biological Therapies and Psychosocial Therapies, In: Psychology 435 Online - Supplementary Tutorials.
Chapter 17: Therapy. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).

Unit 18


Required Readings
Chapter 18: Contemporary and Legal Issues in Abnormal Psychology, In: Butcher, J.N., Mineka, S., & Hooley, J.M. (2004). Abnormal psychology (12th ed.). Boston: Pearson Education, Inc.
Supplementary Readings
Chapter 18: Contemporary and Legal Issues in Abnormal Psychology. This website contains objectives, practice tests, interactive flashcards, and links to other resources for abnormal psychology. The site is provided by Pearson Education, Inc. (Copyright © 1995-2005).