Essential Counseling Theories for Substance Abuse Professionals

ADCT-464

This course will explore all major pyschotherapy major theories essential for the substance abuse counselor. Special emphasis will be placed on Cognitive Behavioral, Motivational Interviewing, and Relapse Prevention models, as well as the use of group dynamics to address client change. Humanistic and cognitive behavioral theories will provide the foundation for this course. Prerequisite: 205, 270 or SOWK 280. (Equivalent to PSYC-464.)

Credits: 

3

Department: 

Psychology