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Graduate Academic Catalog 2020 - 2021 
Graduate Academic Catalog 2020 - 2021 [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, including 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.