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Thomas R. Jackson
T SOCW 547
Tacoma Campus

Chemical Dependency: Drug Affects, Assessment, and Treatment Referral Issues

Focuses on the impact of chemical dependency on individuals, including specific reactions to various substance. Examines social work assessment techniques and treatment referral options for chemically addicted clients.

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This is a survey of substance use disorders, psychpharmacology, diagnosis and assessment, symptoms and treatment issues.

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The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
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Last Update by Thomas R. Jackson
Date: 03/01/2013