2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
    May 26, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog

HS 409 - Psychological Factors in Health and Disease


This course will demonstrate how the effects of attitudes, emotions, and relationships are related to physical health and well-being. Personality styles, stress, social support, humor, and spirituality will be discussed as factors influencing the immune system. Principles and techniques to strengthen empowerment and a sense of personal control will be offered.

This course is applicable to the liberal arts requirements of the curriculum.
1 semester 3 credits.