Alcohol Drug Counseling (AD)

AD 1  Alcohol/Drug Dependency

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   

Presents an overview of alcohol and chemical dependencies and ramifications. Explores the impact these dependencies have upon the individual's social, psychological, economic, physiological well-being, community and family concerns. Examines the "myths," images, and stereotypes about substances and substance abusers. Explores various approaches to recovery. Includes familiarization with terms.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201623123AD:1R11:30am - 2:40pmJ. Likens28B-104
Fall 201623124AD:1R7:00pm - 10:10pmJ. Likens28B-104

AD 2  Physiological Effects of Alcohol/Drugs

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   

Examines effects of alcohol and drugs on the human body. Includes tolerance, habituation, cross-tolerance and synergistic effect.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201623130AD:2W3:00pm - 6:10pmJ. Smith67A-205
Fall 201623131AD:2W7:00pm - 10:15pmM. Emadi67A-205

AD 3  Chemical Dependency: Intervention, Treatment and Recovery

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   

Examines techniques used in chemical dependency treatment. Analyzes types of treatment programs and the essentials of recovery.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201623132AD:3T3:00pm - 6:10pmG. Staley67A-215
Fall 201623133AD:3T7:00pm - 10:10pmC. Schafer67A-215

AD 4  Issues in Domestic Violence

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   

Examines the history, law and psychology of domestic violence; cultural/social aspects; relationship to substance abuse.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201623134AD:4R3:00pm - 6:10pmG. Staley28B-104
Fall 201623135AD:4M7:00pm - 10:10pmG. Staley67A-205

AD 5  Chemical Dependency: Prevention and Education

1.5 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 27   

Reviews and examines drug prevention effectiveness, at both the private and public level. Appraises personal attitudes, past and present, and their influence on societal norms. Evaluates current prevention programs and the necessary steps for developing, funding and managing a program.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201623136AD:5M5:10pm - 6:55pmG. Staley67A-205

AD 6  Dual Diagnosis

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
Lecture: 54   

Overview of the complex interactions of mental disorders and chemical dependency. Reviews and examines the key areas involving dual diagnosis: definition, diagnosis, treatment and aftercare.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201623137AD:6M7:00pm - 10:10pmJ. Smith67A-206
Fall 201623380AD:6F11:30am - 2:40pmJ. Smith67A-206

AD 8  Group Process and Leadership

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   
Advisory: AD 1, AD 2, AD 3 taken prior and AD 4, AD 5, AD 6 taken prior or concurrently

Introduces the theory and practice of group counseling, the group process and dynamics of group interaction.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201623138AD:8W7:00pm - 10:15pmJ. Smith67A-233

AD 9  Family Counseling

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   
Advisory: AD 1, AD 2, AD 3 taken prior and AD 4, AD 5, AD 6 taken prior or concurrently

Introduces the theory and practice of family counseling. Topics include, family systems and dynamics, effects of chemical dependency, and counseling techniques.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201623139AD:9T7:00pm - 10:10pmG. Staley67A-205

AD 10  Client Record and Documentation

1.5 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 27   
Advisory: AD 1, AD 2, AD 3 taken prior and AD 4, AD 5, AD 6 taken prior or concurrently

Documentation methods required by government regulatory bodies in clinical records. Emphasis on biopsychosocial history.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201623125AD:10W7:00pm - 8:35pm67A-XXXX
Fall 201623126AD:10W5:10pm - 6:45pmG. Staley67A-225

AD 11  Techniques of Intervention and Referral

3 Units (Degree Applicable)
Lecture: 54   
Advisory: AD 1, AD 2, AD 3 taken prior and AD 4, AD 5, AD 6 taken prior or concurrently

Practice techniques used for crisis intervention, counseling, intake and referral. Experiential format, allows participants to practice skills in attentive listening, and responding to levels of client communication.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201623127AD:11T3:35pm - 6:45pmJ. Smith67A-206

AD 13  Internship/Seminar

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lecture: 27   Lab: 126
Advisory: AD 1, AD 2, AD 3, AD 4, AD 5, AD 6, and six units of Restricted Electives taken prior and AD 8, AD 9, AD 10, AD 11 taken prior or concurrently

The first of a two-semester sequence which places students in Alcohol/Drug Abuse agencies and organizations. This first semester emphasizes growth in self-awareness and professionalism, interviewing skills and group process skills.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201623128AD:13M5:15pm - 6:45pmJ. Smith67A-205

AD 14  Advanced Internship/Seminar

4 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU)
(May be taken for Pass/No Pass only)
Lecture: 27   Lab: 126
Prerequisite: AD 10 and AD 13

Second semester course focusing on the application of values, concepts and skills learned to actual process of helping chemically dependent persons.

TermCRNCourse TitleDayTimeInstructorLocation
Fall 201623129AD:14M5:15pm - 6:45pmJ. Smith67A-205
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