COUN 7520 - Trauma-Informed Assessment and Treatment of Addictions
3credit hoursPrerequisite: COUN 6110. An introductory study of the etiology and treatment of addictive behaviors. Theories linked with addiction to biological, psychological, and other factors will be evaluated critically with an emphasis on the understanding the impact of trauma on addictive behaviors. Clinical models (e.g., developmental, solution-focused, biopsychosocial, motivational interviewing, stages of change, self-help) reviewed.