Substance Use Disorder and Treatment Certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies


Prerequisites: MA in Mental Health Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy, equivalent MA in Healthcare or other counseling degree programs from an accredited institution. HLC-509 Theories of Counseling, HLC-515 Assessment and Treatment Planning, HLC-516 Group Counseling and Group Work, or the equivalent courses from an accredited institution.


HLC-620Theory and Overview of Substance Use Disorders and Treatment3
HLC-621Ethics and Confidentiality in Substance Use Disorders3
HLC-622Neuroscience of Chemical Dependency3
HLC-623Treating Substance Use Disorders: Effective Interventions for Healing3
Total Credits12

*Course substitutions may, upon request, be approved by the appropriate graduate program director.