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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.

CORE COURSES


CoursesCredits
SSC100First Year Seminar1

PROGRAM/MAJOR COURSES


CoursesCredits
DAC141Intro Drug&Alcohol Counseling3
DAC225Drug & Alcohol Counseling II3
DAC230Assessmnt/Trtmnt/D&A Counslng3
DAC240Families & Addiction3
DAC244Dir Practice II-Drug/Alcohol6