Alcohol and Substance Abuse Studies

Understanding the effects of alcohol and drug use is important in the helping professions. In addition, the issues in this field are constantly changing due to:

  • New, useful insights into causes
  • Innovative treatments
  • Services to diverse populations with special needs
  • Impact of societal changes

Knowledge, skills and understanding gained from education are critical to the effectiveness of professionals in this field. Keeping abreast of developments in this field is a life long learning process for workers.

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