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Treating the Disease of Addiction
Barbara Jordan, MS
In this course, the student will be introduced to the philosophies, policies, and outcomes of the most generally accepted models of treatment, recovery, relapse prevention, and continuing care for addiction and other substance related disorders. Topics include the importance of family, social networks, and community systems in the treatment and recovery process.