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*PSY 531: Psychology of the Physically Handicapped.

3 hours, 3 credits. Personality characteristics and problems arising among various types of the physically handicapped, such as the blind, the partially sighted, the deaf, the hard-of-hearing, the crippled, cardiacs, speech deviates, those of lowered vitality, and the cerebral palsied as well as those having multiple handicaps. Attention will be given to educational and social problems, mental tests, and the mental hygiene of the atypical, not only in the home environment but also in hospitals, convalescent homes, rehabilitation centers, and schools. PREREQ: General psychology.

Last modified: 7/14/2014