HSV 230 Pharmacology of Human Services

Started on January 1, 1970

3 hours
This course focuses upon the nature of psychoactive drugs, the effects they have on the body and mind of the user and the behaviors associated with their use and abuse. Drug interactions and withdrawal symptoms will be identified for each class of drugs. The relationship with pharmacology and the addictions counseling field will be emphasized.
Prerequisites: Introduction to Human Services (HSV 100)