The scientific analysis of theoretical and applied topics in health and counseling psychology. Topics vary by semester but may include health promotion and communication, psychology of food and drink, motivation and emotion, psychotherapy process, multicultural counseling competence, or stress management. This course emphasizes developing skills in evaluating psychological research, designing and executing empirical projects, analyzing and interpreting research outcomes, and communicating the results of psychological research. This course satisfies the “Health & Counseling” Breadth Area. Prerequisite: PSYC 206 with a grade of C- or better or PSYC 303 with a grade of C- or better. Not open to students who have received credit for PSYC 370 without consent of the department chair.