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ALCDA 237
Chemical Dependency in the Family


Credits: 4
Clock Hours per Quarter: 40

AA Discipline:

Lecture Hours:40


Description
Concept of addiction as a family disease. The relationship of the family system and family involvement will be analyzed. Modalities of treatment for family members and techniques of intervention will be explored.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Identify differences between functional and dysfunctional families.
  • Recognize impact of chemical dependency on the family system.
  • Develop an awareness of treatment modalities and appropriate referral sources.

  • Course Topics
  • Functional vs. dysfunctional families
  • Co-dependency
  • Impact of dysfunction on the family system
  • Special Issues for Adult Children of Alcoholics
  • Special Issues with cultural differences and the family
  • Intervention on a family member
  • Treatment issues with family members
  • Overview of treatment modalities
  • Resources for recovery

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    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
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    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
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    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.