Division: Health Sciences
Department: Mental Health and Addiction Services
Effective as of Fall 2019
Short-term certificate in chemical dependency counseling. Provides educational hours for CDCA Phase I & II credential. If student has 4-year baccalaureate degree, educational hours apply to LCDC II credential.
According to the Department of Labor, all human service areas are going to be growing; currently the seventh fastest growing profession in the occupational outlook data.
The purpose of this certificate and the change to it, has to do with meeting the requirements for a state of Ohio license in chemical dependency and to respond to the regional opioid crisis not necessarily transfer. Many students who take this certificate already have Bachelor and Master degrees.
180 hours of chemical dependency education are required for social workers, counselors and other human service professionals to apply for licensure with the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board. This certificate meets all of these hours
While taking MHT 1130, contact HSBH department to schedule meeting with faculty advisor.
|MHT 1130||Fundamentals of Addiction Counseling CDCA Preliminary||3|
|MHT 1236||Assessment & Diagnosis of Substance Use Disorders||3|
|MHT 2137||Treatment Techniques in Substance Use Disorders||3|
|MHT 2235||Family Dynamics of Addiction||3|