Addictions Study, Certificate of Specialization

Florissant Valley, Forest Park and Meramec

This program provides academic preparation for persons working or preparing to work in the field of addiction including alcohol and drug abuse treatment. It will look at commonalities of the various addiction and treatment modalities.

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Required Courses
HMS 100Introduction to Human Services3
HMS 101Human Services: Theories and Skills3
HMS 205Crisis Intervention3
HMS 111Group Practice in Human Services3
HMS 201Workplace Learning I: Human Services3
HMS 203Human Services Workplace Learning Seminar I3
SOC 126Pharmacology of Addictive Drugs3
SOC 211Substance Use, Abuse and Dependence3
Select one of the following:3
General Psychology
Human Growth and Development
Abnormal Psychology
Family and Society
Total Credit Hours27