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Graduate Academic Catalog 2018 - 2019 
Graduate Academic Catalog 2018 - 2019 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

COUN 760 - Substance Abuse

Credits: 1
The role of family therapy in the treatment of substance abuse is considered along with the behavioral, cognitive and biological characteristics of substance abusers. Basic treatment issues and techniques are discussed, inluding but not limited to the wellness and recovery model, addiction, medical considerations, co-occurring disorders, legal considerations, at-risk populations, community resources and prevention. Course meets California BBS licensure requirements.