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Psychopharmacology for Counselors

Description:
This course examines psychopharmacology for counselors and is taught from a social justice perspective. It will provide students with an overview of the medications used for treating mental disorders. The basic principles of pharmacology and the interrelationships between pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics will also be addressed. The emphasis is on practical and clinical application. Special topics will include: the nature of alcohol and narcotics and the ways they affect addicts in mind and body before, during, and after treatment as well as psychopharmacological treatment for addictions; informed consent; how to find accurate and balanced information about the efficacy and side effects of psychotropic medications; how to educate my clients about the medications they are taking; how to

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2015 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 6339 |Th
- |08:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Cosgrove,Edward V ON-LINE
Session: Cont. Education Session 1
Class Dates: 09/11/2015 - 12/11/2015
Capacity: 20
Enrolled: 22
Status: Closed
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = COUNSL 614 or permission of department
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2016 Fall

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 14272 |Th
- |08:00 PM - 09:00 PM
Cosgrove,Edward V ON-LINE
Session: Cont. Education Online Session
Class Dates: 09/12/2016 - 12/09/2016
Capacity: 20
Enrolled: 19
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = COUNSL 614 or permission of department
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2016 Spring

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01 2919 M
07:00 PM - 09:45 PM
Cosgrove,Lisa A W01-0037
Session: Regular Academic Session
Class Dates: 01/25/2016 - 05/11/2016
Capacity: 20
Enrolled: 13
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = COUNSL 614 or permission of department
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2016 Summer

Section Class Number Schedule/Time Instructor Location
01Z 2172 |Tu
- |07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Woods,Alisa G ON-LINE
Session: Cont. Education Online Session
Class Dates: 05/31/2016 - 08/25/2016
Capacity: 20
Enrolled: 8
Status: Open
Credits: 3/3
Class Notes:
Pre Requisites: Pre-req = COUNSL 614 or permission of department
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