RCS 5243: Assessment and Treatment of Addictive Disorders
Course Description for Assessment and Treatment of Addictive Disorders
Assessment and Treatment of Addictive Disorders
Prerequisite: RCS 5450. In this course, we will explore many of the issues related to addiction and its related dysfunction including, but not limited to: (1) the dynamics of compulsive behavior; (2) biological, personality, and environmental influences on addiction; (3) multiple family and gender issues related to addiction; (4) assessment of addiction; and (5) exploration and evaluation of treatment models.