PSY 705 Sociocultural Bases of Behavior (3)
Examines the social and cultural bases of human behavior, including ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation and religion, with specific interest in the application of ethnic/cultural issues for the professional practice of clinical psychology. Topics include the foundation, acquisition and context of cultural thought; the manner in which professional psychologists utilize and/or integrate sociocultural factors in diagnostic assessment; and theoretical, methodological and empirical studies which focus on specific interventions with individuals from various sociocultural groups.