This course will provide students with an intensive focus on the types of mental disorders that are prevalent in inpatient and outpatient settings and the likely etiology of these disorders. This course will also include consideration of culture/worldviews in diagnosis and conceptualization, as well as anticipating ethical issues related to diagnosis and treatment. Finally, student will be exposed to various treatments, particularly Empirically Supported Treatments, which will lead to symptom decrease or remission of the various disorders.