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Substance Abuse Counseling

Advanced Substance Abuse Counseling Certificate
29 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0212

Courses for a Certificate:

Credit Hours

HSV 110 Counseling/Interviewing

3

HSV 121 Treatment Strategies

3

HSV 122 Assessment and Treatment of the Chemically Dependent

3

HSV 250 Substance Abuse Practicum I

4

HSV 255 Substance Abuse Practicum II

4

PSY 234 Family Systems and the Addictive Process

3

PSY 235 Psychology of Group Behavior

3

PSY 237 Psychopharmacology

3

PSY 238 Substance Abuse

3


Total Semester Credit Hours for Certificate:


29

 

Also see
Substance Abuse Counseling Department
Careers in Substance Abuse Counseling
All Degrees and Certificates

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As a student, Jake Harris cofounded Students for Social Justice and lobbied to bring fair trade coffee to Oakton’s cafeterias.

 

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