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Addiction Studies (CPAS)

Post-Associate Certificate

Description

This program is designed for professionals interested in pursuing Certified Alcohol and Drug Counseling (CADC) certification through the State of Michigan. Courses focus on knowledge and skills necessary for working with clients with substance abuse disorders. This program will fulfill the educational requirements needed for CADC. Additional requirements for work experience and supervision must be met outside of this program.

Contact Information

Division
Humanities, Social & Behav Sci
Department
Behavioral Sciences Department
Advisors
Kristy Norris, Justin Teague

Requirements

Major/Area Requirements
Class Title Credits
HSW 296 Neuropsychology of Addiction 3
HSW 297 Assessment of Co-occurring Disorders 3
HSW 298 Treatment of Addiction * 3
PSY 240 Drugs, Society and Human Behavior 3
Total 12
Total Credits Required
12

Footnotes

*Must be the last course taken in the sequence of courses.

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