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This course explores how and why relationships contribute to mental and physical health. Combining psychological and public health perspectives, we will review and discuss current research, journalistic coverage, and other forms of media to examine topics such as the role of stress in health and relationships, the impact of social support on our health and well-being, and recent findings about the ”contagion” of health factors within social networks. Prerequisite: PSY 1330 or permission of the instructor.
Wlaschin, Jhon, "PSY3980-01.Topics: Relationships/Hlth.Sp15.Wlaschin,Jhon" (2015). Syllabi. 5150.