Are you curious about the signs and symptoms that are assessed prior to a diagnosis of a mental disorder? This course defines mental disorders, teaches you the role of the clinician and how to differentiate between a deviation from norm and disorder as dysfunction. Learn the difference between disorders of mood, thought, perception, consciousness, memory and self. This course examines the differences between these disorders and their various symptoms. If you are curious about mental disorders or want to build upon prior learning, this course is designed for you.