Dynamics and Substance Abuse
CLASS SESSION: Monday, July 08, 2013-Thursday, August 08, 2013
General Information: Course will be delivered by Web conferencing utilizing Adobe Connect. Students will be present online for the class sessions on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 4:45 - 9:15 p.m. The Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the first session. High-speed Internet access is required for Adobe Connect. The classes will be recorded and the URL will be posted within a day for viewing at a later time.
Contact information will be delivered on the first day of class.
Video Streaming Assistance:
Information on technical requirements and getting started with video streaming is available online.
Official Course Session Dates: Course Begin/End and Drop/Add/Withdrawal
Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit
Registrars Office graduate listing for this course
Instructor: Nancy Brown
Graduate Bulletin Course Description: An examination of the dynamics of substance abuse and addictions including classification of drugs, models of addiction, etiology, assessment and diagnosis and evidence-based treatment practices. Family dynamics, special populations (e.g., women, African-Americans, Military), and process addictions (e.g., gambling, sexual addiction, eating disorders) are also covered.
Information is accurate as of
June 23, 2018, 10:03 am
(Subject to change)
Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate their course section to order online; there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number for this course. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.