Social Work | Alcohol and Drug Addiction and Social Services
S300 | 10658 | Malschick


The purpose of this course is to give students an overview of the
field of alcohol and drug addiction including discussion of several
conceptual models.  The course focuses on theories of addiction and
current intervention strategies.  Students are given an opportunity
to explore special issues in the field among oppressed minorities
that are of particular interest to them and to share their findings
with other students.  Emphasis will also be placed on introducing
students to the particular culture and ideologies that contribute to
the context of policy making and provision of services in the field
of addictions.