PHA 150 - Pharmacology for Substance Abuse Counselors3 Cr.
Contact Hours Per Week: 3 Lec.
This course is an introduction to the topics in pharmacology that are most relevant to students studying to become substance abuse counselors. Major topics will include: basic neurobiology; psychopharmacological principles; issues of MICA/dual-diagnosed clients; the treatment of depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorder and personality disorders; and the treatment of chemical dependency and co-occurring conditions.
Usually offered Fall and Spring semesters
Pre-Requisites: AAC 042 and ENG 099 or waiver through testing
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