Fundamentals of Global Mental Health


Examines global mental health from perspectives of culture, public health, epidemiology, human rights, policy, and intervention. Readings focus on peer-reviewed research literature highlighting topics such as the prevalence of mental health disorders worldwide, the role of culture in mental health, and the interventions backed by strong evidence for prevention and treatment. Students will discuss and critique study methodologies and explore the needs for future research in this emerging field. Designed for students with prior research methods and psychology coursework.
Curriculum Codes
  • R
  • SS
Cross-Listed As
  • GLHLTH 363
  • PSY 323
Typically Offered
Fall and/or Spring