Addiction includes substance abuse and compulsive behaviors that result in detrimental activities such as excessive gambling, hoarding, and self-harm. This specialization explores the psychology of addiction and the various interventions available for individuals and families who are dealing with addictive behavior. Apply your knowledge to advance your research or teach college-level students about effective prevention and consultation strategies for addictions.
- 77 total quarter credit hours
- Core courses (42 cr.)
- Specialization courses (15 cr.)
- Dissertation (20 cr.)
- Four Ph.D. residencies