Portland-State-University 2023-2024 Bulletin

Coun 531 Foundations of Addictions Counseling

Provides an overview of the biological, psychological, social, and spiritual dimensions of substance use disorders. Emphasizes the developmental course of addictions and the relationship of addictive behavior to common psychological disorders. Models and theories of addictive behavior that counselors need to treat clients with addictive and co-occurring disorders are reviewed.


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