Contact Hours: 3

Instructor: Dawn-Elise Snipes PhD,

Text:

  • https://easyread.drugabuse.gov/content/drug-abuse-hurts-families
  • http://www.forbes.com/sites/moneywisewomen/2012/06/19/the-cost-of-addiction-on-families/#67bcce8cada4
  • http://www.justice.gov/archive/ndic/pubs11/18862/impact.htm
  • http://archives.drugabuse.gov/about/welcome/aboutdrugabuse/magnitude/

Objectives:

  • Examine biopsychosocial impact of addiction of the individual
  • Examine biopsychosocial impact of mental health of the individual
  • Identify the health impact of addiction on family members
  • Identify the health impact of addiction on society
  • Identify the psychological impact of addiction on family members
  • Identify the psychological impact of addiction on society
  • Identify the social impact of addiction on family members
  • Identify the socioeconomic impact of addiction on society