COLLEGE OF WHOLE PERSON CARE AND DEVELOPMENT

ADDICTIVE BEHAVIOUR COUNSELING SCHOOL (WPC 321)

Prerequisites: 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 and Locations

Course Location Credits Start
WPC 321 YWAM Salem - Oregon 12 22 Sep 2024 13 Dec 2024
WPC 321 JOCUM Almirante Tamandare 12 30 Sep 2024 20 Dec 2024

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