SWK 692: Social Work and Substance Abuse: Theories and Interventions.
3 hours, 3 credits. Numerous theoretical models of addiction, chemical dependency assessment tools, and substance abuse treatment interventions useful in social work practice are studied. Addiction services and prevention programs for adults, youth, and families are explored. Basic concepts of social, political, and cultural systems and their impact on substance use are addressed.
Last modified: 3/10/2015