Behavioral Health/Addictions and Substance Use Disorders

Effective Spring 2012, the Chemical Dependency program will be renamed "Addictions and Substance Use Disorders" and the course prefix will change from "CHD" to "ASD". For current program information, visit: Addictions and Substance Use Disorders or call 480-517-8580.

Earn a Certificate of Completion in ASD

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Addictions and Substance Use Disorders Level II program is designed to prepare individuals with the skills necessary to become an addictions and substance use disorders professional, as well as provide continuing education to current professionals. Courses in the Certificate of Completion in Addictions and Substance Use Disorders Level II focus on advanced theories and techniques, family dynamics and relationships, and multicultural and diverse populations.

CIPS Code: 51.1501

Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Addictions and Substance Use Disorders Level II

Program Notes:
Licensing and certification requirements vary by state.
Program Prerequisites 21
Certificate Title Credits
Certificate of Completion in Addictions and Substance Use Disorders Level I 21

Required Courses

Required Courses 16
Course # Course Title Credits
ASD220 Family Dynamics and Addiction 3
ASD226 Counseling Multicultural and Diverse Populations 3
ASD236 Relapse, Recovery and Addiction 2
ASD245 Co-Occurring Disorders 2
ASD250 Group Interventions 3
ASD275 * Advanced Theory and Techniques in Addiction Disorders 3

Restricted Electives

Restricted Electives
2
Course # Course Title Credits
ASD130 Legal Aspects of Addiction 1
ASD215 Adult Children of Alcoholics 1
ASD280* Addiction and Substance Use Practicum 6
ASD284 Current Issues and Addictions Seminar   0.5
ASD285 Addictions Seminar
Note: May be repeated for a total of four (4) credit hours
1
ASD285xx Addictions and Substance Use Disorders Seminar course 1
PSY2xx* Any 200 Level PSY Psychology Course 3
SOC2xx* Any 200 Level SOC Sociology Course 3
SWU2xx* Any 200 Level SWU Social Work Course 3
Click any of the above courses for detailed information and register for it today! **

Notes

  • The total amount of credits required for this certificate is 39.
  • Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program
  • Minimum GPA: 2.00
  • * Indicates course has prerequisites and/or corequisites
  • xxx Indicates any module
  • ** Not all classes are offered every semester. Contact an academic advisor for additional information