Impulse Control Disorders and Behavioural Addiction

Code: OLRN8500

Course description

In this course students critically review disorders characterized by diminished control over behaviour such as gambling, internet use, and gaming. These disorders have historically been conceptualized as impulse control disorders and/or non-substance or "behavioural" addictions. An overview of disordered eating and sexual addition will also be covered. Students study the classification in the DSM.

Course details

Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: OLRN8400 OLRN8400
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
Day/Time
Delivery
Campus
Cost
Availability
Start Date: May. 11, 2021
Day/Time:
Delivery: Fully Online – OntarioLearn
Campus: Online
Cost: $429.25
 
End date: Aug. 17, 2021
Hours: 45
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: OLRN8400 OLRN8400
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Please note: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. To review important information such as textbook, exam and grade information, visit the OntarioLearn Information web page.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021. Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021.