This certificate is primarily designed for graduate students in rehabilitation counseling, mental health counseling, social work, psychology or other human services disciplines or for human services professionals who desire to learn about addictions and substance abuse counseling. The certificate program is an interdisciplinary effort on behalf of the Department of Child and Family Studies in the College of Behavioral & Community Sciences and the Department of Mental Health Law Policy in the Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute.
Must meet University Graduate Admissions and English Proficiency requirements. In addition, must also have
2 Letters of Recommendation
Less than 3.0 GPA submit GRE scores w/in 5 yrs
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Fundamentals of Substance Abuse Counseling is a pre‐requisite for Professional Skills for Addiction Counselors, Counseling Approaches for Substance Abuses and Practicum (Substance Abuse)
Requirements of this Certificate (15 Credit Hours)