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Last approved: Fri, 30 Sep 2016 08:05:57 GMT

Last edit: Mon, 22 Aug 2016 02:04:14 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Forensic Psychology (FORP)
FORP
6112
Substance Abuse Evaluation and Treatment
Substance Abuse Eval/Treatment
Fall 2016
3
Course Type
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade
students in the forensic psychology program or with departmental permission
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Corequisites

25
Dr. Marcus Forbes
Frequency of Offering

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Underlying ideas of the pathology of addiction; psychodynamic, genetic and biological, and and environmentally-focused theories; current assessment and intervention techniques; current treatments including psychopharmacological, psychodynamic and cognitive-behavioral approaches.
1. Understand multiple theoretical perspectives on substance abuse. 2. Provide services to those suffering from substance abuse issues using a variety of treatment modalities. 3. Analyze the relationships between substance abuse and mental illness both from the literature and in individual cases. 4. Analyze the relationships between substance abuse and criminal offending both from the literature and in individual cases. 5. Recognize ethical and legal issues with regard to the treatment of those suffering from substance abuse.

Course Attribute

approving without schedule of classes with the understanding that a revised syllabus will be submitted as soon as possible. gh
jbb (Sun, 14 Feb 2016 02:57:08 GMT): Rollback: Syllabus must contain the required CCAS boilerplate regarding: Course requirements and grading; Attendance and Participation; Goals and Learning Outcomes; Academic Integrity; Support for Students Outside the Classroom, Security. Consult syllabus template.
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