Working with the Family of the Chemically Dependent
This course provides an in-depth study of the therapeutic techniques used in working with the
family of the chemically dependent with careful exploration given to the psychodynamics of family
interaction. Topics include the etiology, perpetuation, and treatment of alcoholism. Emphasis is placed on
family and group counseling techniques. Upon completion the student will have the ability to conduct
therapeutic sessions with the family of the chemically dependent.
Admission to Human Services Program and permission of instructor