ADST 2321 Introduction to Addiction Studies

The goals of this course are to provide an introduction to the history and etiology of substance abuse. To learn about psychoactive substances and their psychological and physiological effects along with the relationship between heredity, and environment. In this course, you will examine and learn about rehabilitation through various treatment modalities and forms of prevention. You will become familiar with and learn about the vocational, social, familial, and personal implications of substance abuse.



Schedule Type


Grading Basis

Standard Letter (A-F)

Administrative Unit

School of Rehab Serv & Counsel


As scheduled