The required curriculum for the certificate in alcohol and drug counseling comprises a 26 semester credit sequence of courses. LADC license requires completion of the 18 credits required for the certificate in addiction studies, the 880 hour practicum sequence, a bachelor’s degree, and a passing score on the BBHT exam. Students with bachelor’s degrees have the option of taking the practicum for graduate credit.
|HUSE435E||Families in Cross-Cultural Perspective||3|
|HUSE450||Introduction to Addictions Counseling||3|
|HUSE455||Pharmacology of Addictions||3|
|HUSE460||Assessment and Treatment of Co-Occurring Disorders||3|
|HUSE481||Internship in Addictions Counseling I||4|
|HUSE485H||Professional Practice Issues and Ethics||3|
|HUSE491||Internship in Addictions Counseling II||4|
Sample Course Sequence
This example includes the courses for the certificate for a hypothetical student who starts in the Spring Semester.
|HUSE435E Families in Cross-Cultural Perspective||3||HUSE455 Pharmacology of Addictions||3|
|HUSE445 Counseling Microskills||3||HUSE460 Assessment and Treatment of Co-Occurring Disorders||3|
|HUSE485H Professional Practice Issues and Ethics||3|
|HUSE450 Introduction to Addictions Counseling||3|
|HUSE481 Internship in Addictions Counseling I||4||HUSE491 Internship in Addictions Counseling II||4|
|Total Credits: 26|