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HSE* E147  - Change Theory and Strategies in Behavioral Health Care
(Previously: HS 213)

Credits: 3

Prerequisite: PSY* E111 and ENG* E101 or permission of the instructor

An overview of the theories of human behavior, addiction, mental health and change in all these areas of practice. This course will cover the cycle of change and Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET) as used in the Behavioral Healthcare Model. The course will also examine the application of these concepts, theories, and skills to individuals with multiple behavioral difficulties.