In the online MS in Human Services / Alcohol and Drug Counseling degree program from Post University, students learn the biological, psychological, and sociological effects of short and/or 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. Graduates possess the knowledge and skills to:
Analyze the scope of conditions that promote or inhibit human functioning
Develop an understanding of theories and techniques associated with multicultural competence in the field
Construct knowledge and skills in direct service delivery and appropriate interventions
Evaluate values and attitudes and promote understanding of human services ethics and their application
Develop awareness of their values, personality, reaction patterns, interpersonal styles, and limitations
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