This sequence introduces
students to clinical psychiatry. The sequence focuses on the clinical diagnosis
and treatment of psychiatric disorders, with those elements of neurobiology,
behavioral science, and pharmacology that are essential to the understanding of
This note covers the following topics: thinking critically with
psychological science, methods, neuroscience and behavior, nature, nurture and
human diversity, sensation and perception, transcript, operant conditioning,
memory, psychological disorders, therapy and social psychology.