Alcohol and Drug Studies
Are you a registered doctor, nurse, psychologist, or allied health professional wanting the required expertise to respond to substance abuse across a diversity of health settings? Through a USQ alcohol and drug studies degree you will graduate qualified to assess substance dependence and addictions, undertake motivational interviewing and provide relapse prevention.
- This program meets Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements under Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) legislation.
- Designed in conjunction with Queensland Health’s Alcohol and Drug Training and Resource Unit, our program will educate you about drugs which alter brain function.
- Alcohol and drug studies graduates have the skills required to provide relevant and specialised training in the assessment and treatment of substance abuse disorders.