BAC 101◊ Introduction to Basic Addiction Counseling

4 credits

This course covers a range of addictions, including both the illegal and legal drugs. Etiology and history of addictions in the United States are discussed, as well as different treatment strategies, including out-patient and residential, individual, group and family therapy. The different support groups are explored including the Twelve Step groups, along with alternative groups.

Lecture: 4 hours