Feb 26, 2024  
2021 Undergraduate Bulletin 
2021 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

SOWK 362 - Addiction & Recovery


Students will develop knowledge and skills in identifying Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) problems, screening, assessment, intervention, referral, and prevention.  Subjects examined in this course will include the history of AOD problems and treatment, AOD classification, effects and signs/symptoms of AOD, models of addiction, diversity, assessment, diagnosis, intervention, treatment modalities, mutual-help groups, family dynamics, prevention, and ethical considerations. Prerequisite(s): SOWK 201  SOCI 345