BAC 200◊ Special Populations & Cultural Considerations in Addictions

3 credits

Last Update Effective: 8/27/01

In-depth look at the effects of culture, ethnicity, religion, gender, age, socioeconomic setting on chemical use and abuse in special population groups. Emphasis will be placed on how these variables impact the addiction-counseling process, including diagnosis, treatment and aftercare.

Prerequisite: BAC 101

Lecture: 3 hours