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Fall 2021
Sep 30,2022
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SWRK 338 - COUNSELING FOR SUBSTANCE USE DISORDERS II
This course will build on the skills acquired in Counseling Substance Abusers I and is designed to further develop counseling skills as applied to substance use disorders. Counseling Substance Abusers II will introduce students to conducting a Biopsychosocial assessment as well as assessing clients for co-occurring disorders and differential diagnosis. Assessment tools specific to the field of substance abuse will be reviewed as well as how to appropriately document clinical work with substance abusing clients. Specific evidenced-based approaches to substance abuse counseling such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Motivational Interviewing will be taught. The importance of professional growth, supervision, and consultation will also be addressed.
0.000 TO 4.000 Credit hours
0.000 TO 4.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Hybrid, Lecture, Online Course

Social Work Department

Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels:     
      Undergraduate

Prerequisites:
FOR SWRK 338

General Requirements:
Course or Test: SWRK 336
Minimum Grade of D
May not be taken concurrently. )


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