Health, Physical Education and Recreation | The Nature of Addiction
H418 | 17745 | Tba


The Nature of Addiction (3 cr.) Addresses contemporary theories of
addiction including behavioral, psychological, biological, physiological,
social/cultural, and other approaches. Examines addictions found
among youth and adults including tobacco, alcohol, other drugs, sex,
eating, Internet, gambling, and work. Upon completion, students will
demonstrate knowledge of addiction theories and the factors underlying
addictive behaviors.