This course will examine several topics related to adolescent mental health and substance use. During this intensive course we will look at specific interventions for specific mental health diagnoses, substance use interventions as well as examine the importance of working with families and the adolescents' support system to begin and maintain recovery. This course will examine evidence based interventions supported by empirical evidence that supports the efficacy of the intervention. Please be aware that this course will be rigorous and require at least 4-5 hours a week of your time to complete assigned readings, tests, discussion forums and a final paper or examination.
Please note: This is a "self-support" course. This self-support fee listed above replaces the cost of regular tuition and is paid regardless of student residency status or total course load. Course fees are subject to change at anytime. For more information on tuition consult the Registrar's Office. Students using financial aid, VA benefits, or other scholarships should review the details of their financial package to confirm that self-support fee courses are covered.