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2009-2010 School of Human Services Graduate Catalog 
    
2009-2010 School of Human Services Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MCCP 639 - Alcohol & Drug Abuse Services III: Assessment and Intervention Strategies


This course studies concepts and skills of substance abuse practice, including assessment, intervention, treatment planning and implementation strategies with individuals affected by substance abuse. It provides an overview of family aspects of chemical dependency, with special emphasis on recognized treatment issues and modalities with families. Particular attention is paid to self-help groups in the recovery process. Critical differences in strategies with different types of substances, such as heroin, cocaine, alcohol and valium, are also considered.

Credits: 2