Substance Related Disorders

Course Code MNTL-410
Lecture hours per week
Lab hours per week
Course Availability: Open

This course will focus on theories of substance abuse and the role of substance in society. Primary, secondary and tertiary levels of health from a health promotion and wellness perspective within target groups will be examined. This course will also address special issues involved in helping individuals who have a concurrent disorder. An overview of interventions and treatment will be presented. Current research findings will be used to analyse issues.