College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University

EDCD 652: Introduction to Substance Abuse Counseling

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General Information

Credit hours: 3


Introduces substance abuse counseling. Covers addiction issues, diagnosis and treatment planning, and individual and group counseling strategies with diverse populations. Offered by School of Education. May not be repeated for credit.
Recommended Prerequisite: EDCD 603 or concurrent enrollment.
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy, Graduate, Non-Degree or Senior Plus.

Enrollment is limited to students with a major, minor, or concentration in Community Agency Counseling or Post-Masters Counseling Lic.

Enrollment is limited to Graduate, Non-Degree or Undergraduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Lecture
This course is graded on the Graduate Regular scale.

Semesters taught: Spr

Current Sections

  • Fall 2020, Section: 001, CRN 85675, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: Rachael Goodman

Upcoming Sections

  • Spring 2021, Section: 001, CRN 10646, Format: Face-to-Face, Instructor: Jennifer Carney
Prior Sections (partial list)