Mar 05, 2021  
2020-2021 College Catalog 
    
2020-2021 College Catalog

SSE 123 - Prevention of Substance Use Disorders


3 Credits, 3 Contact Hours (3 lec.)

Comprehensive review of approaches to prevention of substance use disorders. Includes principles of prevention; risk factors, protective factors, resilience; and systems-oriented and client-oriented prevention strategies. Also includes controversial prevention issues, client-oriented prevention programs and funding, the role of media and social marketing, law enforcement and regulatory agencies, special populations, prevention in the workplace, and program evaluation.