Jun 16, 2024  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2023-2024 
  
Xavier University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog 2023-2024

Addiction Counseling Post-Master’s Certificate


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The Addiction Counseling Certificate program is designed to provide additional training to those desiring advanced knowledge and skills in addiction counseling. With record instances of drug related overdose deaths and shortages in licensed addiction professionals, this certificate will help meet the training needs of those desiring to serve as addiction counselors during this challenging time.

Admission Criteria


Candidates applying to the certificate program must have earned at least a Bachelor’s degree and submit official academic transcripts as well as a statement of interest.

Consideration

  • Students with one year (2,000 hours) of chemical dependency related work experience may receive credit towards COUN 712, Addiction Counseling Practicum.

Please submit your application for admission into Xavier University’s Graduate Programs online on the following webpage:  https://admit.xavier.edu/apply/

Curriculum


  • COUN 639 - Substance Use and Prevention
  • COUN 710 - Relationships and Addictions
  • COUN 711 - Treating Behavioral Addictions
  • COUN 712 - Addiction Counseling Practicum 
  • COUN 767 - Treating Addictive Disorders

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