Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

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Psychology: Pre-Occupational Therapy

Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania

Faculty:College of Health, Environment & Science
Field of Study:Psychology, General
Pre-Occupational Therapy Studies
Length:4 Year(s)


As a SRU Psychology student, you will become skilled in understanding human behavior and function. You will learn the science of behavior change as a basis for promoting well-being and addressing the psychological and physical health goals of your patients. It is estimated that approximately 50% of our physical health status is determined by our behaviors. As a psychology student, you will learn about psychology from applied and biobehavioral perspectives, as well as understanding mental disorders and mental health work with future patients from diverse populations and at different stages of development. With a degree in Psychology, you will be especially well-suited to help patients with their mental health needs including emotional support, coping with setbacks from trauma, strategies for coping with memory loss, advocacy in the workplace, and recovery from addiction.


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    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on August 07, 2019