Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counseling Program

Metropolitan College of New York

Program Description

Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counseling Program

Metropolitan College of New York

Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counseling Program

The Audrey Cohen School for Human Services and Education is offering a non-degree certificate program in Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counseling (CASAC). The CASAC program is designed to address the needs of those who wish to prepare for a career in substance abuse counseling or those who wish to enhance their skills as social workers, psychologists, psychiatrists, rehabilitation counselors, mental health counselors, substance abuse counselors, marriage and family therapists, and school counselors. The CASAC Program is a part time program and is not approved for international student study.

Course Offerings

Classes held in Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters. To gain the OASAS certificate, you must complete eight required courses.

Location

Classes are at MCNY Manhattan.

About this Program

A Non-Degree Certificate Program
Approved by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services

The Audrey Cohen School for Human Services and Education is offering a non-degree certificate program in Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counseling. This program is designed to address the needs of those who wish to prepare for a career in substance abuse counseling or those who wish to enhance their skills as social workers, psychologists, psychiatrists, rehabilitation counselors, mental health counselors, substance abuse counselors, marriage and family therapists, and school counselors.

The "Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counseling Certificate Program" focuses on the psychopharmacological and physiological aspects of drugs, signs, symptoms, and stages of alcoholism, individual and group counseling skills, the ethics of confidentiality, family treatment, and multicultural issues.

The program is currently offered on a continuous basis and may be completed in a year. Classes are small and are taught by OASAS Certified Instructors. A high school diploma or GED is required.

Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
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Oct. 2016
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1 year
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Start date Oct. 2016
Place
USA New York, New York
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