Health, Physical Education and Recreation | The Nature of Addiction
H418 | ALL | Staff


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.