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Abnormal Psychology

Shannon Holleran, PhD.
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(299)
In this ongoing course, students will learn about a different psychological disorder each week.

Class experience

US Grade 7 - 10
I have a PhD in psychology from the University of Arizona. I've taught college courses for over ten years.
Learners will not need to use any apps or websites beyond the standard Outschool tools.
I will present information about the criteria to diagnosis the different disorders from the DSM. Some of the criteria might be violent in nature. For example, with antisocial personality disorder, there is sometimes violence towards other people. I will state the criteria, but we won't go into detail about the violence. Most of the class will be focused on current research with the different disorders. We will sometimes use case studies to illustrate points, but the material will be age appropriate for learners 13+. 
I will use the DSM V, as well as current research articles, in the class.
Average rating:4.9Number of reviews:(299)
Welcome! I'm a social/personality psychologist. This means I look at how the people around us and our personality traits impact our thoughts, feelings, and behavior.

I'm passionate about making psychology relatable to everyday life. In my... 
Group Class


1x per week
30 min

Completed by 228 learners
Live video meetings
Ages: 12-17
1-15 learners per class

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