EMCDDA INSIGHTS Models of Addiction

About the Course:

The EMCDDA commissioned this report in order to increase understanding of the nature of addiction, highlighting the lessons that alcohol, tobacco and non-pharmacological addictions can provide for understanding addiction to illicit drugs, and vice versa. Importantly, this report progresses from a presentation of addiction theories to an exploration of their consequences for interventions.

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Robert West

Recommended For:

Addiction professionals, counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists and social workers. This course is appropriate for all levels of knowledge.

Course Objectives:

  1. Identify at least three different categories of addiction theories

  2. Describe key ideas in at least two addiction theories

  3. Give examples of appropriate Intervention strategies based on a given theory.

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Course Number: 102428
Total Credit Hours: 3cr
NBCC Credit Hours: 3cr
Exam Fee: $20.91
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