HSW 297: Assessment of Co-occurring Disorders
Course is available online in Fall 2016.
In this course, students receive an overview of tools used to assess the co-occurrence of mental illness and substance abuse. Students are introduced to basic mental illness concepts presented in the current Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM) and explore the influence and interaction of substance abuse related to mental illness. In addition, students will be provided with ethical guidelines related to working with assessing and treating addiction.
Level I Prereq: Academic Reading and Writing Levels of 6
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- Clinical Hours
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