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College Catalog 2020-2021 
College Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSY 218 Psychology of Disabilities

Credits: (3)
This course will address factors that influence the adjustment of individuals with disabilities. Definitions of who is an individual with a disability, historical and cultural attitudes towards those individuals, and reactions of family members to the disabilities are explained. Included in the discussion are the laws affecting individuals with disabilities, including the Americans with Disabilities Act and Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. Prerequisite(s): PSY 103 .