Week 3: Psychotic and Substance-Use Disorders

Fray Gilabert Jofré amparando a un loco

[Father Gilabert Jofré protecting an insane person], by Joaquin Sorolla Bastida, 1887 (Aldana, San Miguel, & Moreno, 2010)

As you learn the science of mind and behavior, reflect upon the experience of persons with mental illness. Let’s start the week by spending a couple minutes with a painting depicting an experience of mental illness. What do you see? Want to learn more? Follow the white rabbit.

Naloxone - William Brewer

Now let’s read a poem. Read it twice. If you want to know even more, enter the rabbit hole.


Spend five minutes exploring population-health datasets to understand the experience of mental illness locally, nationally, and internationally.

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what are you reading these days? here are some suggestions if you're feeling bookish

Now let's play a game

Learn this week’s material with a few hands of Memory. Match the cards as fast as you can. Once a match is confirmed you will have an opportunity to learn about the topic. Don’t like games?

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