CD3200 Family Dynamics in Substance Abuse 3 hours 5 weeks

This course explores the impact of chemical dependency and substance abuse upon the family system.  Enabling as a dynamic that reinforces dysfunctional patterns will be examined.  Attention is given to treatment options and interventions for not only the family member with the Substance Use Disorder, but the other family members impacted by their use as well.  Additionally, substance use issues related to adolescents and children will be addressed. These dynamics will be addressed with a Christian and biblical worldview.