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HSE* E141  - Addiction and Mental Illness in Behavioral Health Care
(Previously: HS 105)

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: ENG* E101 or permission of the instructor

An overview of the policy and treatment issues in behavioral healthcare. Particular areas of concern include assessments, treatment concepts, national and state policies, dual diagnosis issues, managed care, and client motivation. The course examines current research and demographics which underpin the behavioral health movement.