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Addiction Counseling Certificate

Program Details

Program Coursework

Certificate
30 Credit Hours

Purpose
The Addiction Counseling Certificate Program is designed for those who want to work in treatment centers, day report centers, drug court, and mental health service centers that serve addicts as individuals who would conduct group counseling sessions. 

This is a limited enrollment program.  A criminal background check will be required before a student will be allowed to register for the practicum course.

Dept/No.

Title

Credit Hours

Support Courses

 

 

AH 124

CPR

1

EN 101

English Composition I

3

SO 208

Marriage and Family Relations

3

SP 103

Speech Fundamentals

3

 

 

 

Major Courses

 

 

PY 204

Psychology of Addiction

3

PY 217

Counseling Skills

3

PY 230

Group Counseling I

3

PY 233

Assessment and Interviewing

3

PY 234

Case Management, Legal, and Ethical Standards

3

PY 237

Addiction Counseling Field Practicum I

5

Department Chair: 304.896.7386
Administrative Secretary: 304.896.7430