BHHS 102 - Social Determinants of Behavioral Health

3-0-3
Credit Hours: 3

In this course, students learn about the social determinants (economic, social, and political) that affect people’s behavioral health and how disparities impact health equity. By taking a broad community approach, the course enables students to contextualize individual behavioral health problems to consider ways to improve neighborhoods, increase health access, support high school graduation rates, and build social cohesion and civic participation.