Understanding Substance Abuse

Understanding Substance Abuse

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Examines the problems of drug abuse and issues across the spectrum, including the latest thoughts about prevention and awareness. Provides an understanding of the origins and current status of drug use, including special situations addressed for a person who may be experiencing problems with substance abuse. Assessment, intervention, rehabilitation, and recovery are also introduced. Students complete guided self-study online then gather for two hours of live classroom discussion weekly. Prerequisite: Admission to Corrections & Community Advocacy program 105047


Prerequisite: Admission to Criminal Justice Corrections & Community Advocacy program 105047

Upcoming Schedule:

Spring 2018

01/22/2018 TO 05/16/2018

Summer 2018

06/04/2018 TO 08/03/2018

Fall 2018

08/27/2018 TO 12/19/2018