This course explores historical and current theories of dealing with clients who have
both a substance abuse and co-existing psychiatric disorder. Topics include concepts,
definitions, epidemiology, historical divisions in the fields of substance abuse and
psychiatry, funding, clinical implications, recognition, and appropriate assessment
referral of clients.
Letter Grade Only
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 838 or ENGL 848 or ESL 400.