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Crown College 2020-2021 Catalog 
Crown College 2020-2021 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PSY 3010 - Introduction to Drug and Alcohol Counseling

3 Credits
This course surveys the interdisciplinary foundations of alcohol and drug counseling, including theories of chemical dependency, the continuum of care, and the process of change. Discussion topics will include co-occurring disorders and crisis intervention techniques and services. Students will examine the impact of substance abuse on the individual, the family and society. Professional and ethical responsibilities will be introduced in light of biblical truth with an emphasis on holistic approaches to patient care.