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ADS3351 Addiction Studies: Counselling Skills 2
Credit Points: 15
ADS3252 Addiction Studies: Counselling Skills 1

This unit builds on the alcohol, tobacco and other drug counselling skills acquired in the prerequisite unit. Students practice skills required when working with specialist groups such as coerced clients and young people. How to address the needs of family and friends is covered along with ways of working with individuals experiencing a range of co-occurring issues.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MAADDAddiction Studies Major
SMCADDAddiction Studies 8 Unit Supporting Major
MAADDIAddiction Studies Major
MAAAHUAddiction Studies Major
DMAAAEAddiction Studies and Youth Work Double Major
DMAAAHAddiction Studies and Youth Work Double Major
K12Bachelor of Arts (Psychology and Addiction Studies)
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010