Human Services: Addiction Studies Advanced
Award Type: Certificate of Accomplishment
This certificate of accomplishment provides advanced knowledge and skills in addiction studies.
The graduate of the Certificate of Accomplishment in Human Services: Addiction Studies Advanced will:
- Explain how family systems are affected by addiction in a family member, and describe the symptoms of post traumatic stress disorder.
- Describe how at least two drugs to which people may become addicted affect the human brain.
- Describe and be prepared to provide the core competencies of an addiction counselor.
- Name and describe two mental disorders that often co-occur with substance use disorders.
A total of 12 units is required for the certificate.
Required core courses (12 units):
|Course Number||Course Title||Units|
|HUSV 106||Family Systems, Addiction & Trauma||3.0|
|HUSV 111||Addiction Treatment and Recovery||3.0|
|HUSV 132||Drugs, the Brain and the Body||3.0|
|HUSV 142||Co Occuring Disorders Engagement||3.0|