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College Catalog 2021-2022 
College Catalog 2021-2022 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MCP 555 - Neurobiology and Theories of Addiction

3.00 credits.
The aim of this course is to provide an understanding of the role of neurobiological and genetic mechanisms involved in addiction. It is vital that professional substance use and addiction counselors understand how the brain’s reward pathways are implicated in addiction processes. Students will gain an understanding of addiction as a medical brain disease. Summer semester.