In this course, we discuss the history of alcohol in the United States including current alcohol-related facts and statistics. We then present the alcoholism according to DSM-5. We further explore the physical effects of alcoholism, related diseases worsened by chronic alcohol abuse (such as cirrhosis), and treatment options for alcohol abuse.
Credit hours: 6
Pre Approved for: ACM, CA BRN, CCAPP, CCM, CDMS, CE Broker Provider, CLCP, COHN/COHN-S, CRC, CRRN, CVE, CVRP, Delaware BON, MCBAP-Specific, MSCC, NAADAC, RNs, VRA-Canada