Certificate in Veterans Counseling
Anne Arundel Community College

Program Details

The Certificate in Veterans Counseling is designed for students currently engaged in human services professions such as counselors, social workers, case managers, job coaches, and mental health workers. This online counseling degree provides specialized training focused on the needs and issues of current military service members and veterans.

Course topics include addiction counseling ethics, military family counseling, assessing psychological trauma in military populations, and more.

Students learn to diagnose and treat military-related psychological trauma including:

  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Substance abuse and co-occurring disorders
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Military family issues


  • High school transcript
  • SAT/ACT or placement test scores may be required

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education