Kirkwood Community College

Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012

HSV-292 Substance Abuse and Treatment (3)

Examines alcohol and drug issues and the implications of having an addiction. Includes theories of the addictive process, prevention and treatment options, and specific counseling and therapeutic skills used with individuals in inpatient and outpatient settings. Focuses on the impact of the family unit, social systems and the greater community. Students apply their knowledge of integrated practice in a discipline-specific project. Credits: 3, Hours: (3/0/0/0), Prereq: HSV-101, HSV-282; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A

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