PSYC524 - Substance Abuse and Addictive Disorders

Includes studies of historical and societal aspects of drug use and abuse; core concepts of sub-stance use, abuse and dependence; the etiology of drug abuse; neurophysiology of addiction; ef-fects of licit and illicit drugs; and effectiveness of treatment methods and preventive strategies for addictions to food, sex, alcohol, drugs, work, gambling and relationships.

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