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Addiction in America (Closed)

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Course Description:

Over four sessions, we will discuss (1) the science behind addiction to drugs and to behavioral processes (for example, gambling), (2) the current public health crisis of opioid abuse and overdose, (3) evidence-based addiction treatment methods, and (4) an open forum on any addiction-related topics participants may want to discuss. Brief video clips and handouts will augment our discussions.


Tuition: $45.00

Additional Fees: $0.00

Registration Closed


Wednesdays, Mar. 7, 14, 21, 28 *10:00am – noon* (4 sessions)


CSUMB at Ryan Ranch, 8 Upper Ragsdale Road, Monterey


William Brigham, M.S.W., M.A., has over 45 years of experience in the addictions field, including work in residential and outpatient treatment settings, teaching addictions courses at the university level, and serving as the Administrator of the National Football League Substance Abuse Program.