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The Addictions Counseling certificate provides accredited training to work with clients and their families on addictions and related problems. This program is approved by the Illinois Certification Board. A minimum of an AA/AS degree is required for Certified Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Counselor (CADC) certification. The certificate requires the courses listed below.

For more information about Human Services, please visit the program page.

Certificate Requirements

Field of Study Code: HUMAN.CER. ADDIC

HUMAN 1113Interpersonal Dynamics4
HUMAN 1114Contemporary Practice Models3
HUMAN 1115 - Please consult with your program/faculty adviser.3
HUMAN 1121Cross-Cultural Communications4
HUMAN 1125Introduction to Addictions3
HUMAN 1126Psychopharmacology for Addictions Counselors3
HUMAN 2212Group Dynamics3
HUMAN 2225Addictions Counseling I4
HUMAN 2226Addictions Counseling II3
HUMAN 2240Family Education and Treatment Models3
HUMAN 2251Fieldwork I4
HUMAN 2279Ethics & Legal Issues in Human Services3
Total Credits40