Alcohol & Drug Abuse - HUS171

Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counseling Certificate

Northern Essex Community College

Credits: 3

Subject Area(s): Human Services

Credential(s): Certificates


This course is designed to generate an understanding of drug use, abuse and dependence and their personal and social consequences. Emphasis is placed on theories of etiology, epidemiology, pharmacology, symptomatology and medical consequences. Participants will explore the role of culture, relevant state and federal laws and family relationships. A primary goal of this course is to provide students with thorough information needed to provide services to a variety of clients. A minimum grade of C- must be earned in this course.

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Alcohol & Drug Abuse Online Offerings

Course Section Time Instructor Format Start Date End Date
O1A - MacKenna-Rice, Brian100% Online2020-09-092020-12-22

Alcohol & Drug Abuse Associated Programs

Program ID Name Subject Area(s) Percent Online
0217Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counseling CertificateHuman Services80

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