Introduce the many-sided problems of drugs in our society including the psychological, sociological, and physiological effects of drug use and abuse. Encourages students to explore their own decisions on use or abstinence and teaches assertiveness skills to protect and defend this choice with others. Course will provide facts, attitudes, and opinions necessary to understand what drugs do, how they do it, who uses them, and why. Modes of treatment as well as legal and ethical issues in drug abuse are discussed.
Carl Sandburg College: 2400 Tom L Wilson Blvd Galesburg, IL 61401 Phone: 3093415205