Substance Abuse Prevention Program
UO Academic Extension

408 GLBTQUI Substance Use

Meeting Date(s): July 3-28, 2017
Meeting Day and Time: Online
Presenter/Instructor(s): Ruth Bichsel
CRN: 42208
Department: SAPP
Number: 408
Credits: 01
Fee: $168
Grade Option: Pass/No Pass

This course will cover a brief overview of topics such as: GLBTQUI terminology, substance use, marginalization, mental health issues, and risk reduction. This course will discuss the most common mental health and substance use trends and interventions within the GLBTQUI population as well as discuss how marginalization, discrimination and society disapproval has contributed to these facts. This course will also briefly look at how family acceptance or rejection also contributes to the issues at hand.

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.