Health, Physical Education and Recreation | The Nature of Addictive
H418 | 7101 | Elisako Jones-McKyer


(3 cr.) Theories of addiction including the behavioral/psychological,
biological/ physiological, genetic, medical/disease,
multidimensional, social, cultural, and other current models.
Examines addictions found in youth and adults including alcohol,
tobacco, and other drugs and behaviors such as eating disorders,
gambling, and workaholism. Use of the Health Belief Model;
development of a personal philosophy of addictive behaviors for
application in prevention programming.