Chemical Dependency and Substance Use and Abuse

Course Code: ADMH 5003

Academic Year: 2020-2021

In this course, students study the effects of use and abuse of various drugs on the body including: alcohol, nicotine, prescription drugs, hallucinogens, cocaine, narcotics and marijuana, inhalants and steroids. An introduction to the science of pharmacology is included. Students will understand the application of these concepts to clinical practice and program design.