SWK 688: Social Work Practice with Substance Abusing Clients in the Urban Environment.
3 hours, 3 credits. An exploration of social work with substance abusing clients in an urban environment. Basic assessment of substance misuse, properties of different substances, modalities of treatment, and individual, group, and family interventions are addressed. A bio-psycho-social-spiritual model of conceptualizing issues of substance abuse is stressed. Issues of tobacco use are included.
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