Courses: Trauma Informed Practice (TIP) in Addictions

Course Details:
In this course, you will examine current theoretical understandings regarding the impact of human responses to traumatic experiences, with emphasis on the consequent development of substance use and addictions in some individuals. You will review the psychobiological and psychosocial processes of both trauma and addictions, and consider the complications for assessment and treatment of the concurrent disorders (PTSD-SUD). As well, you will discuss available guidelines for best-practice approaches in integrative treatment models. (Formerly TS225)

Course Code: COUN-1150
Department: Centre for Couns/Comm Safety
Course Offerings: