2017-2018 Graduate and Professional Studies Programs 
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2017-2018 Graduate and Professional Studies Programs [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PS 6600 - Family Systems in Addiction Counseling

This course explores the impact of addiction from a family systems perspective. The cultural context in familial relations informs this exploration providing a lens for carefully considering the implications for addressing for the given family system. The use of structural family therapy as an intervention and support for substance abuse treatment as well as the family dynamics present both in addiction and in recovery. (2 credits)