HSSA
HUMAN SERVICES- SUBSTANCE ABUSE
DAAC-1304  Pharmacology of Addiction
Psychological, physiological, and sociological effects of mood altering substances and behaviors and their implications for the addiction process are discussed. Emphasis is placed on pharmacological effects of tolerance, dependency/withdrawal, cross addiction, and drug interaction.
 Fall_2017_MINI_2 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2017 - 2 section(s)
 Summer_2017 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2017 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 2 section(s)
 SPRING_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SUMMER_11_2016 - 1 section(s)
DAAC-1305  Co-Occurring Disorders
Provides students with an understanding of co-occurring psychiatric and substance abuse disorders and their impact on the individual, family, and community. The course includes an integrated approach to address the issues accompanying the illness.
 Spring_2018 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2017 - 2 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 2 section(s)
DAAC-1309  Assessment Skill of Alcohol and other Drug Addictions
Examines procedures by which a counselor/program identifies and evaluates an individual's strengths, weaknesses, problems, and needs which will be used in the development of a treatment plan. Prepares the student to appropriately explain assessment results and individual rights to clients.
 Spring_2018 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2017 - 2 section(s)
 SPRING_2016 - 1 section(s)
DAAC-1311  Counseling Theories
An introduction to major theories of various treatment modalities including Reality Therapy, Psycho-dynamic, Grief Therapy, Client Centered Therapy, Rational Emotive Therapy, cognitive-behavioral approaches such as life skills training, behavior modification, and the introduction to experiential therapies as they relate to detoxification, residential, outpatient, and extended treatment.
 Fall_2017_MINI_2 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2017 - 2 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 2 section(s)
DAAC-1317  Basic Counseling Skills
This course is designed to facilitate development of the basic communication skills necessary to develop an effective helping relationship with clients. Includes the utilization of special skills to assist individuals, families, or groups in achieving objectives through exploration of a problem and its ramification of attitudes and feelings; consideration of alternative solutions; and decision making.
 FALL_2017 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2017 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 1 section(s)
DAAC-1364  Practicum Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the state, college, employer and student. The student will apply concepts and skills associated with substance abuse counseling in a licensed treatment facility.
 FALL_2017 - 1 section(s)
 Summer_2017 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2017 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SUMMER_11_2016 - 1 section(s)
DAAC-1380  Cooperative Education I - Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counseling
Career related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization are offered through a cooperative agreement between the college, employer, and student. Under supervision of the college and employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Directly related to a technical discipline, specific learning objective guide the student through the work experience. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary.
 Spring_2018 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2017 - 1 section(s)
 Summer_2017 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2017 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SUMMER_11_2016 - 1 section(s)
DAAC-1381  Cooperative Education II - Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counseling
Career related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization are offered through a cooperative agreement between the college, employer, and student. Under supervision of the college and employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Directly related to a technical discipline, specific learning objective guide the student through the work experience. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary.
 FALL_2017 - 1 section(s)
 Summer_2017 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2017 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SUMMER_11_2016 - 1 section(s)
DAAC-1391  Special Topics in Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counseling
This course is a review of the requirements for licensure in addiction counseling examination. The course is also used to work on topics in the area of mental health or addiction studies - example: research/projects/field work.
 FALL_2017 - 2 section(s)
 Summer_2017 - 2 section(s)
 SPRING_2017 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 2 section(s)
 SPRING_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SUMMER_11_2016 - 2 section(s)
DAAC-2306  Substance Abuse Prevention
This course focuses on aspects of substance abuse prevention from a public health model. We will identify risk and evidence based prevention strategies within a cultural context, and include resources for prevention planning and programs.
 FALL_2017 - 1 section(s)
 Summer_2017 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2017 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SUMMER_11_2016 - 1 section(s)
DAAC-2307  Addicted Family Intervention
An introduction to the family as a dynamic system focusing on the effects of addiction pertaining to family roles, rules, and behavior patterns. Discuss the impact of mood altering substances and behaviors and therapeutic alternatives as they relate to the family from a multicultural and transgenerational perspective.
 Spring_2018 - 2 section(s)
 FALL_2017 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2017 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 1 section(s)
DAAC-2341  Counseling Alcohol and Other Drug Addictions
Special skills and techniques in the application of counseling skills for the Alcohol and Other Drug (AOD) client. Development and utilization of advanced treatment planning and management. Includes confidentiality and ethical issues. The course will use the format of the oral licensure process to prepare students for licensure.
 Spring_2018 - 2 section(s)
 SPRING_2017 - 2 section(s)
 SPRING_2016 - 1 section(s)
DAAC-2343  Current Issues
A study of issues that impact addiction counseling. Special populations, dual diagnosis, ethics, gambling, and infectious diseases associated with addiction counseling will be associated.
 Spring_2018 - 2 section(s)
 FALL_2017 - 1 section(s)
 Summer_2017 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2017 - 2 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SUMMER_11_2016 - 1 section(s)
DAAC-2354  Dynamics of Group Counseling
Exploration of group counseling skills, techniques, and stages of group development.
 Spring_2018 - 1 section(s)
 Summer_2017 - 2 section(s)
 SUMMER_11_2016 - 1 section(s)
DAAC-2380  Cooperative Education III - Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counseling
Career related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization are offered through a cooperative agreement between the college, employer, and student. Under supervision of the college and employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Directly related to a technical discipline, specific learning objective guide the student through the work experience. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary.
 FALL_2016 - 1 section(s)
GERS-1301  Introduction to Gerontology
Overview of the social, psychological, and biological changes that accompany aging and an overview of the implications of these changes for the individual, as well as for the larger society.
 Fall_2017_MINI_2 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2017 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 1 section(s)
PMHS-1380  Cooperative Education I - Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Career related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization are offered through a cooperative agreement between the college, employer, and student. Under supervision of the college and employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Directly related to a technical discipline, specific learning objective guide the student through the work experience. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary.
 SPRING_2017 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SUMMER_11_2016 - 1 section(s)
PMHS-1381  Cooperative Education II - Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Career related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization are offered through a cooperative agreement between the college, employer, and student. Under supervision of the college and employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Directly related to a technical discipline, specific learning objective guide the student through the work experience. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary.
 SPRING_2017 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SUMMER_11_2016 - 1 section(s)
PMHS-2380  Cooperative Education III - Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Career related activities encountered in the student's area of specialization are offered through a cooperative agreement between the college, employer, and student. Under supervision of the college and employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience. Directly related to a technical discipline, specific learning objective guide the student through the work experience. This course may be repeated if topics and learning outcomes vary.
 SPRING_2017 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SUMMER_11_2016 - 1 section(s)
SCWK-1313  Introduction to Social Work
An overview of the social work profession and introduction to the terms, concepts, people, and critical events that have shaped the profession. We will examine why individuals enter the helping professions, apply the code of ethics to case work skills, evaluate the impact of social service delivery, discuss case management related to the needs of a culturally diverse society, identify community resources to meet various client needs and learn the role of advocacy for individuals who cannot advocate for themselves.
 Spring_2018 - 1 section(s)
 Fall_2017_MINI_2 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2017 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2017 - 1 section(s)
 FALL_2016 - 1 section(s)
 SPRING_2016 - 1 section(s)