Human Services Specialist
For those interested in securing an entry level position in the counseling and addictions profession and for those wanting to complete the 270 hours of course work as required by The Certification Board, Inc. for the Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) certification.
Graduates will be able to:
- Counsel individuals specific to the problems associated with addiction.
- Perform professionally, legally and ethically, displaying cultural competence, according to the Ethical Standards for Human Services Professionals.
- Complete components of a Psychosocial Assessment and diagnose using the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM).
- Facilitate a counseling session.