Addictive Disorders and Recovery Studies (ADRS)

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2000 LEVEL COURSES


2125. Collegiate Community Seminar (1). Prerequisite: Consent of department. Philosophy and process of recovery from addiction. Intensive seminar and laboratory experience. May be repeated for credit.

2310. Understanding Alcohol, Drugs, and Addictive Behaviors (3). Designed to provide students with an introduction to addiction, including the nature of addiction, its history, biology, inter/intra personal, and social aspects. Fulfills core Social and Behavioral Sciences requirement.

2327. Substance Abuse Prevention (3). Introduction to different perspectives on current research and methodologies in the field of substance abuse.


3000 LEVEL COURSES


3325. Family Dynamics of Addiction and Recovery (3). Prerequisite or corequisite: C or better in ADRS 2310. An examination of the family system with specific reference to the causes and effects of chemical abuse, addiction, and the process of recovery.

3329. Addiction, Recovery, and Relationships (3). Prerequisite or corequisite: C or better in ADRS 2310. Addicted persons may have difficulties with intimate relationships. Relationships can also be a specific addiction. Examines addiction, relationships, and addictive relationships.

 

4000 LEVEL COURSES


4000. Individual Study (3). Prerequisites: C or better in ADRS 2310 and written consent of supervising faculty member. Teaching assistantships, independent coursework, or student-initiated research experience. May be repeated once for credit.

4320. Research in Addictive Disorders (3). Prerequisites: C or better in ADRS 2310 and written consent of supervising faculty member. Supervised faculty-initiated research experience in selected areas. May be repeated twice for credit.

4325. Treatment of Addictive Disorders (3). Prerequisites: C or better in ADRS 2310 and ADRS 3325. Survey of the current treatment philosophies and programs designed to assist individuals and families affected by addictive disorders.

4329. Eating Disorders (3). Prerequisite: C or better in ADRS 2310. Nature of eating disorders and approaches to prevention and intervention.


5000 LEVEL COURSES


5310. Issues of Addiction and Recovery (3). Provides students with an introduction to addiction, including the nature of addiction, epidemiology, history, models, lifespan issues, treatment, and recovery.

5311. Problems in Addictive Disorders and Recovery Studies (3). Individual study in problems related to addictive disorders and recovery. May be repeated for credit.

 

6000 LEVEL COURSES


6301. Couple and Family Dynamics of Addiction (3). Study of the theory and research related to addictive behaviors and couple/family relationships. Focuses on systemic etiological factors and relational outcomes.

6315. Systemic Treatments and Addictions (3). Study of systemically relevant treatment approaches and strategies for addictive behaviors. Focus is on treating addictions and compulsive behaviors using systemic-focused (e.g., couple and family) approaches.

6320. Adolescent Substance Use: Assessment, Treatment, and Recovery (3). Through a didactic and interactional approach, students will examine a variety of topics related to the cause, assessment, treatment, and recovery of adolescent substance abuse.

6329. Eating Disorders: An Overview of Advanced Topics (3). Provides an overview of advanced topics related to eating disorders. Topics range from their definitions in the current literature to a continuum of treatment options and recovery.

6330. Process Addictions (3). Examines theories and research related to process/behavioral addictions. Etiology, research implications, assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of process addictions will be reviewed from a systemic perspective.

 

7000 LEVEL COURSES


7000. Independent Research in Addictive Disorders and Recovery Studies (V1-12). Independent research in ADRS.

7395. Internship in Addictive Disorders and Recovery Studies (3). Prerequisite: Consent of graduate advisor. Supervised experience in appropriate setting.

 

8000 Level Courses


8000. Doctoral Dissertation in Addictive Disorders and Recovery Studies (V1-12). Doctoral research in ADRS.


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