May 21, 2024  
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Graduate Catalog

PBH 576 Drug Use and Abuse


This course is designed to provide you with an interdisciplinary review of the use and abuse of alcohol and other drugs. You will learn factual information about the use, abuse, and addictive nature of alcohol and other drugs, while gaining insight into the complexity of treatment and prevention. Research and discussion leads to critical thinking about the social, economic, and psychological aspects of drug abuse and rehabilitation. Course activities will challenge you to evaluate your own personal, academic, and professional factors that impact your ability to provide and develop effective health education and promotion services.