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Childhood Maltreatment and Mental Health

When you'll study it
Semester 1
CATS points
15
ECTS points
7.5
Level
Level 6
Module lead
Dennis Golm
Academic year
2021-22

Module overview

Childhood maltreatment is one of the leading causes of mental health problems in the world. This module is designed as an in-depth introduction to the mechanisms via which early adversity might lead to mental health problems. We will also discuss resilience factors that might protect maltreated children from adverse effects.

Pre-requisites: PSYC2007 AND PSYC2020 (or equivalent research methods/statistics modules)

Linked modules

Pre-requisites: PSYC2007 AND (SOCI2020 or (EDUC2043 and EDUC2042) or PSYC2020 or EDUC2054)

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