ERIC Number: EJ623380
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Alcohol and Other Drug Content in Core Courses: Encouraging Substance Abuse Assessment.
Gassman, Ruth A.; Demone, Harold W., Jr.; Albilal, Rawaa
Journal of Social Work Education, v37 n1 p137-45 Win 2001
Measured the efficacy of two approaches to teaching master's of social work students to assess clients for substance abuse: an alcohol and other drug (AOD) minor program and integration of AOD content into core courses. Student self-reports suggested that while the minor program was most successful, courses with integrated AOD content did encourage assessment for substance abuse. (EV)
Descriptors: Clinical Diagnosis, Comparative Analysis, Instructional Effectiveness, Integrated Curriculum, Masters Programs, Social Work, Specialization, Substance Abuse
Membership Dept., Council on Social Work Education, 1725 Duke St., Suite 500, Alexandria, VA 22314-3457 (available to members only).
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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