2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022) 
    
    Dec 10, 2022  
2022–2023 Walden University Catalog (September 2022)
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COUN 6202 - Theories, Treatment, and Case Management of Addiction♦


(5 cr.)
Students in this course explore treatment intervention and case management strategies for addiction counseling, using various models of treatment, recovery, relapse prevention, and continuing care for addictive disorders. They learn treatment principles and philosophies of addiction-related programs, and they increase self-awareness as addiction counselors by assessing their own limitations; recognizing when they need additional resources and support; and knowing when and where to refer clients when appropriate. In addition, students examine substance abuse policies and regulatory processes that influence service delivery in addiction counseling.
Prerequisites
MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling

  • COUN 6785
  • COUN 6730

MS in School Counseling

  • COUN 6322
  • COUN 6320

MS Dual Degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling and School Counseling

  • COUN 6730D
  • CPLB 601L

♦ Students may take this as a non-degree course, which means they do not have to be enrolled in a program. Contact an enrollment specialist [1-866-492-5336 (U.S.);1-443-627-7222 (toll)] for more information.



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