Chemical Dependence: Treatment and Management

HSJ260

Identification and analysis of drug usage and chemical dependency from a historic, medical and psychological perspective. Topical issues explored include the medical model of dependence, generic diagnosis, impact of the disease on family, treatment models, outcomes research, and systemic service processes. Course is open to non-majors. Spring Only.

3 Credits: 3 Lecture

Prerequisites:
HSJ115; or
PSY111; or
SOC111