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January 4 Intro to Psychopharmacology ● Psychopharmacology​: study of drugs effect on mood, perception, cognition (how your brain works) ● Behavioural Pharmacology​: uses behavioural principles, classical and operant conditioning Importance ● Prevalence of drug use ● Insight into human behaviour ○ How certain drugs target areas of our brains ● Insight into therapeutic drug development What is a drug ● Drug​: An administered substance that affects physiological functioning ○ However there are many things we c

Lecture 2: Introduction to Psychopharmacology

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