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PSYC217M - Alcohol and Other Drugs (3-0-3)

This course introduces the concepts of substance misuse as related to the individual and the family. This course discusses the disease concept of substance use disorders, the concept of denial, models for change, and available treatment options for people with substance use disorders and related issues. Prerequisites: ENGL110XM or ENGL110M and PSYC110M with a grade of “C” or better. (Fulfills Social Science and Human Services elective requirement).