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Graduate Certificate in Alcohol & Drug Counseling

Program Details

​The online Graduate Certificate in Alcohol and Drug Counseling from Post University helps students gain a clearer understanding of the complex issues regarding alcohol and drug addiction in society, the effects of the short and long-term use of substances on the individual, family, and community, and how to assess, diagnose, and treat those addictions using the latest and best practices. Course topics include:

  • ​Biology of addiction
  • ​Theories of alcohol and drug counseling
  • ​Psychopathology of addiction
  • ​Group and family treatment in addictions


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  • A bachelors degree is required

Accreditation & Licensing

Post University is licensed by the State of Connecticut through the Office of Higher Education.

Post University is accredited through the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).


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