Introduction to Substance Abuse Counseling
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Level: Undergraduate
Division: Eugene Lang College The New School for Liberal Arts
Department: Psychology
Course Number: LPSY 4564
Course Format: Lecture
Location: NYC campus
Permission Required: No
Topics:
  • Social Sciences
  • Psychology
Description:
This course is an introduction to the counseling and intervention techniques commonly employed in substance abusing and dually-diagnosed populations. A variety of theoretical approaches are explored and their application demonstrated through the use of actual case material. This is a required course for those who wish to obtain an MA degree with a concentration in mental health and substance abuse counseling. This course provides 75 clock hours of NYSOASAS-approved CASAC training. This course is crosslisted with New School for Social Research. This course satisfies some of the requirements in Literary Studies: both concentrations.
Course Open to: Degree Students
Course Pre/Co-requisites:
This is a required course for those who wish to obtain an MA degree with a concentration in mental health and substance abuse counseling.
Restrictions:

Level

Open to Undergraduate students.

Class

Open to Junior students.

Open to Fifth Year students.

Open to Senior students.