MFT 244 - Biopsychosocial Influences and Psychopharmacology of Addictive Behavior
This course provides a basic understanding of the impact of addiction on the body from the behavioral, psychological and physical perspective. Neurotransmitters and their role in detoxification, relapse and remission will be addressed. State-of-the-art psychopharmacological interventions will be highlighted. This transdisciplinary foundation underlies the work of all addiction counselors and professionals.