Certificate Program in Addiction: From Substance Abuse & Chemical Dependency to Gambling & Internet Addiction
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No other disorder or condition cuts across so many domains and is connected with other disorders as addiction, abuse or over use with its multiple facets, forms and manifestations. This comprehensive certificate program covers the many faces of addiction, from the most commonly recognizable substance abuse and chemical dependency to other forms of addiction, such as gambling, Internet addiction and the fastest growing addiction of all, cybersex addiction.
This extensive certificate program is comprised of eight (8) courses covering the various of forms of addiction, and the wide range of theories and ideas about the etiology or the cause of addictions. It also reviews and describes the numerous ways to understand and define addiction and the variety of ways to treat and intervene in the different forms of addiction and abuse. Note: transcripts available for all audios and videos.
Disclaimer: The courses offered in this certificate program regarding Addiction are purely educational and do not intend to serve as a license (or permission) to mental health professionals to prescribe or practice any of the approaches discussed in this certificate program unless they fall within the scope of practice of your profession. Check with your licensing board about the scope of practice of your profession to make sure you practice within that scope. It also does not serve as a permission to title yourself in any specific way.
- Upon completion of the eight courses, you will receive, via email, a two-page pdf of your certificate of completion for your course of study, “Addiction: From Substance Abuse & Chemical Dependency to Gambling & Internet Addiction.”
- You do not have to complete a certificate or a course in one sitting.
- You can complete these courses in more than one session over a three-year period.
- You will receive individual course certificates upon completion of each course.
Certificate Program is comprised of the following 8 online courses: