Families and Addictions provides a knowledge base of the addictive process in family systems and the recovery needs of family members. This course will provide participants with an introduction to the effects of addiction and recovery on family systems. The course will also provide an introduction to strategies and resources that are helpful to families experiencing stress related to living with addiction.
This course is eligible for U of M ACCP specialization in Addiction Studies and appropriate for post-secondary students and helping professionals
This course will include information on:
- The dynamics of addiction within the family system
- The implications of these dynamics in identification, intervention and recovery processes of the family
Fundamentals of Addictions