Addiction Studies (CTASTC)

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. 

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2021-22

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2021-2022 Academic Requirements

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.

Division
Humanities, Social & Behav Sci
Department
Behavioral Sciences Department
Advisors
Kristy Norris
Will Teague
Major/Area Requirements
Class Title Minimum 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.