PSY 391 Biopsychology of Stress

This class fulfills a Area 1 requirement

Section CRN Instructor Time
Dr. Susan Putnam T, TH 10:00am - 11:15am

  • Have you ever wondered how long-term stress affects your immune system?
  • How about your memory?
  • Can stress have an effect on your reproductive system?
  • Can stress ever be good for you?
  • Exactly what is happening to your body and mind when you are running from the bears in your life?

**If you have ever asked any of these questions, Biopsychology of Stress is for you!!

This course examines the physiological and psychological components and effects of stress, including the involvement of the nervous, immune, cardiovascular, digestive, and endocrine systems.