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Physiology of Addiction - Winter 2020 is a Course

Physiology of Addiction - Winter 2020

Self-paced
2.0 credits

$550 Enroll

Full course description

Course Description: This course explores the anatomy and physiology of the nervous system and subsystems, how they work together to create a concept of “mind” and how they are impacted by short-term and prolonged drug use. This class will be scientifically heavy by design. You will delve into metabolic processes, how the nervous system facilitate communication throughout the body, and the impact of the use of drugs on the body.
Course schedule: 8 Weeks: January 13, 2020 – March 8, 2020

  • Week 1: 1/13 – 1/19
  • Week 2: 1/20 – 1/26
  • Week 3: 1/27 – 2/2
  • Week 4: 2/3 – 2/9
  • Week 5: 2/10 – 2/16
  • Week 6: 2/17 – 2/23
  • Week 7: 2/24 – 3/1
  • Week 8: 3/2 – 3/8

Fulfills educational component of Alternative Path to CDP certification (WAC 246-811-077)