NWCCD 2020-21 Catalog 
    Jun 19, 2024  
NWCCD 2020-21 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

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ADDN 2470 - Practicum in Addictions

This course provides the opportunity for students to gain work experience in the field and to apply knowledge acquired in previous and current course work. This time is scheduled, structured, and supervised by a certified or licensed professional.

Credits: 3

ADDN 2010 Addictions Assessment or instructor consent

Minimum Student Competencies
Upon completion of ADDN 2470 Practicum in Addictions, the student will:

  1. 1. Identify an appropriate field placement based on interests.
  2. Compare personal roles as an intern and as a professional in the field.
  3. Record experiences in a journal.
  4. Describe ethical and legal issues experienced within the field placement.
  5. Observe supervisors within the field placement.
  6. Explain steps taken to working with diverse groups.
  7. Design practice interventions based on experiences.
  8. Summarize the effects of stress and self-care on human services worker.
  9. Outline the steps in closing a client case.

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