Examines how addictive disorders can mimic a variety of medical and mental health conditions; examines the potential for medical and mental health conditions to coexist with addiction and substance abuse. Recognizes assessment practices and scientifically supported models of treatment for co-occurring disorders and substance related problems. Evidence-based treatment approaches are emphasized. Special populations, such as adolescents, women and persons involved with the criminal justice system with co-occurring disorders are studied.
Term: Fall 2020
Course Type: Credit - 3 Credits
Ways to take the class: Online
Start Date: 10/26/2020
End Date: 12/19/2020
Class Size: 25 - Only a few seats left!