CNSL 6305 Addictions Counseling and Psychopharmacology

Students are introduced to the theories and etiology of addictions and addictive behaviors, including strategies for prevention, intervention, and treatment. This course also introduces the student to psychopharmacological interventions as they relate to clinical mental health counseling to include medication classification, indications, contraindications, and side-effects. Techniques used in psychoeducation with clients and other health care members are also discussed.




Counseling (Graduate)