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Syllabus Retention Many states require syllabi for licensure. If you are required to provide syllabi, contact your Student Service Counselor (SSC) to request official copies. Recommended Program Materials: Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association American Psychological Association. (2009). Publication manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.). Washington, DC: Author. ISBN-13: 9781433805615 GCU has made APA templates and other resources available within the Student Success Center. However, be aware that a more complete APA Manual can be purchased at your own expense. To order the APA manual, please visit the American Psychological Association at . International Classification of Disease Students are encouraged (not required) to familiarize themselves with the current version of
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the International Classification of Disease (ICD) reference. Topics Topic 1: Introduction to Addictions and Substance Use Disorders Duration: 7 days Description: In this topic, you will be introduced to the history and concepts of addiction and substance use disorders. As a future addictions counselor, it is important that you understand what addiction is and its history. The following objectives outline what you should know and be able to do by the end of this topic. Objectives: 1. Describe the history of addiction and substance use. 2. Define addiction and substance use disorders. 3. Differentiate between the major theories/models of addiction. 4. Topic Material: Textbook 1. Foundations of Addictions Counseling Read Chapter 1 of Foundations of Addictions Counseling. Electronic Resource 3. TAP 21: Addiction Counseling Competencies Review the Addiction Counseling Competencies (TAP 21), “The Knowledge, Skills, and Attitudes of Professional Practice,” on the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration website. Electronic Resource 4. American Society of Addiction MedicineReview the following website for important information such asthe definition of addiction and other useful information discussedthroughout the course.Electronic Resource6. Hooked: Tracking Heroin’s Hold on ArizonaWatch “Hooked: Tracking Heroin’s Hold on Arizona” from the WalterCronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.Gradable ItemsDetailsPoints PossibleDiscussionQuestionTopic 1 DQ 1 (1.3)After examining the various theories ofaddiction from Chapter 1 ofthe textbook, describe an integratedtheory of addiction that includessome components of the theoriesmentioned in the course textbook. 5.0
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