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Course Description

NamePromotion of Intoxicant-free Life
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe student
• explains and assesses the effects of tobacco, snuff, alcohol and other intoxicants on health
• identifies a client’s tobacco and substance addiction
• provides addiction counselling for clients of different ages and uses motivational methods in the counselling work
• works in multiprofessional cooperation to support clients in recovery from tobacco and other intoxicant use
ContentThe effects of tobacco, snuff, alcohol and other intoxicants on health. The process of recovering from the use of tobacco and other intoxicants, related counselling and motivational methods. Multiprofessional cooperation in the recovery process and sobriety promotion.
RequirementsStudying in the Moodle learning environment, active participation in contact lessons
Grading ScalePassed - 0
Course material
PrerequisitesTo be announced at the beginning of the course.
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