Professor Koob's Undergraduate Psychology Courses
Drugs Addiction and Mental Disorders
Impulse Control Disorders
George F. Koob, Ph.D.
website last updated 09/23/10
General Class Information
Lecture Notes from previous years may be available. However, we do not ensure their accuracy. You will be tested on material presented in class this quarter.
For exams, please bring to class a #2 pencil and the 8.5"x11" pink scantron (Form No. F-1712-PAR-L), which is the only scantron of this color and size.
Grades may be posted on this site, although this may vary by class. Exams will be available in 1503 Mandler Hall, and Dr. Koob will have all scantrons.
Midterm Grades PDF / Final Grades PDF
NO OFFICE HOURS THANKSGIVING WEEK
Additional Handouts: Addiction Cycle Slides; Rat Behavior on Amphetamine Slide; Schizophrenia Handout, U.S. Drug Schedule slides, Tables and Quote slides from lectures 2008, Schizophrenia Slides 2009 (.pdf), Opioid Withdrawal, Alcohol, Caffeine,
Winter 2010- All documents are pdf files, use Adobe Reader to download
Case Histories: Alcohol,
Selected Slides: Addiction, Alcohol, Nicotine, Gambling, Compulsive Shopping, Allostasis, Self-Regulation Terms, Opponent Process & Allostasis, Cultivating Self Regulation, ADHD, Central Inhibition (NEW), Brain Mechanisms, Definition of Addiction, Compulsive Sex, Compulsive Eating, Compulsive Exercise, Personality Disorders, Computer Addiction, Brain Mechanisms,
For Grades: If you signed the waiver, test packets are in 1503 Mandler Hall.