COLLEGE OF COUNSELING AND HEALTHCARE

ADDICTIVE BEHAVIOUR COUNSELING SCHOOL (CNH 321)

Prequisites: CNH 211 & 212 or consent of school leader
Credits: 11 - 12

This course equips students to bring freedom and restoration to those who are in bondage because of addictive behaviors. It explores the causes of severe physical, psychological, spiritual, and social problems that result from addictions. Topics include: a biblical understanding of addiction and recovery; the roots of addictive behavior; definitions and criteria for diagnosis; world addictions; skills in leading support and therapy groups; unhealthy and healthy family systems; healing the wounds of addiction; sexual abuse and other childhood traumas; stages of maturity and relationship to addictions; working through grief, forgiveness and recovery; the brain and addictions; and the role of the church and community in the healing/recovery process.

Upcoming Dates

Course Location Credits Start
CNH 321 University of the Nations (Kona Campus) 12 28 Sep 2017 20 Dec 2017
CNH 321 JEM Châtel 12 02 Jul 2018 14 Dec 2018