Substance Abuse Counseling
Academic Credit

This course is designed to provide an overview of the current theory, practice, and research related to substance abuse counseling. Emphasis is placed on developing awareness and knowledge of the specific issues related to substance abuse counseling as compared to other areas of counseling. The course also covers basic bio-chemistry and brain development/structure related to etiology/maintenance of drugs of abuse. Additional course objectives include understanding of the professional and ethical issues related to substance abuse counseling and discussion of practical approaches to substance abuse counseling in various prevention and treatment settings (e.g., schools, clinics, community, etc.).

Registration Information: If you are a matriculated student, you must register for credit classes using the Campus Information System (CIS). If you are new to the University, you must first submit an application to the Admissions Office, then register using the Campus Information System (CIS).

Questions? Call Academic Programs at 801-585-9963 or use our online form.

Class Sections For Substance Abuse Counseling (ED PS 6340)

Fall 2019 Section 45

Credit Hours: 3
M 08/19/19 - 12/05/19
4:35 pm-7:05 pm

ST GEORGE SITE

Price: Tuition

Instructor: SPENCER RICHARDS

Note: This section is for students who will attend class in St George. Students who will attend class in SLC should register for ED PS 6340-001.

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