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PSY 290 Psy Perspct on Death& Dying

This course will provide an overview of the theoretical, psychological, and cultural perspectives of death, dying, and bereavement. Topics include attachment and loss throughout the life cycle; grief, mourning, and bereavement; helping the bereaved cope; hospice care; aid in dying; assisted suicide; legal issues; suicide. Prerequisite: successful completion of PSY 101, PSY 110, or PSY 111 with a C or better. Spring