Certificate Program Course List

Human Services

Drug/Alcohol Counseling Certificate

Certificate (T,W)

Alcohol and drug addiction is a major public health problem in America. The consequences are far-reaching and affect individuals, families, and society as a whole. Our program will provide you with an understanding of drug use, abuse, and dependence and the related personal and social consequences. You will develop skills to provide therapeutic services for people dealing with substance abuse, with an emphasis on helping them maintain recovery and prevent relapse. As a graduate, you will be prepared for entry into the drug and alcohol counseling profession and/or to continue your education at a four-year institution to complete a bachelor's degree. This 18 credit-hour certificate program is designed to supplement an existing associate degree in a relevant area of study.

PROGRAM/MAJOR COURSES

Courses Credits
DAC 141 Intro Drug&Alcohol Counseling 3
DAC 225 Drug&Alcohol Counseling II 3
DAC 230 Assessmnt/Trtmnt/D&A Counslng 3
DAC 240 Families & Addiction 3
DAC 244 Dir Practice II-Drug/Alcohol 6