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HUS 215 Basic Substance Abuse and Treatment
Credit Hours: 3
Prerequisite: None

This course will introduce the student to the nature of substance use disorders. This will include the development, symptoms, consequences, and prevention and treatment of abuse and dependence. Assessment; methods of treatment; strategies for client engagement and retention; client and community education; and referral and coordination with other services providers will be included. (1.2) Proficiency Credit Not Available Pass/No Credit Not Available NOTE: This course is offered concurrently as SUB 215. The student must decide whether to earn credits in Human Services (HUS) or Substance Abuse Counseling (SUB) prior to enrolling.