Upcoming Courses

Course Offerings

This class will explore relevant concept in addiction.


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Physical consequences of acute and chronic use will be discussed and treatment interventions including appropriate medications for a variety of substances


October 7-28, 2022, Online-via ZOOM
This course will cover diagnosis of substance use disorder using the DSM 5


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Participants will become familiar with the foundational counseling skills essential for the successful delivery of group and individual therapies.


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This course will cover the essentials of Substance Use Disorder counseling with individuals.


October 23, 2022 to November 13, 2022, Online-via ZOOM
This course will cover Comprehensive exploration of "Special populations"


December 3, 2022 to January 14, 2023, Online-via ZOOM
A comprehensive review of theories, models and interventions will be addressed.


October 6-20, 2022, Online-via ZOOM
This course will focus on the Comprehensive exploration of the medical issues/health consequences.


November 1-22, 2022, Online-via ZOOM
This course will explore the impact of addiction on families.


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The participant will develop a basic understanding of group stages.


October 4-29, 2022, Online-via ZOOM
Students will understand: the view of substance use as a chronic problem


December 7, 2022 to January 11, 2023, Online-via ZOOM
This course will assist the counselor to: determine the presence and extent of substance use disorder


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Understand the need for crisis management regarding how to triage and respond to crisis


December 5, 2022 to January 9, 2023, Online-via ZOOM
Review of continuum care, how to determine the appropriate LOC, treatment planning process.


January 5, 2023 to February 23, 2023, Online-via ZOOM
Using current ethical issues as they relate to substance abuse treatment.


November 2-16, 2022
Participants will practice analytical skills and develop a basic knowledge of critical thinking in effective ethical decision making.


November 5-19, 2022, Online-via ZOOM
The course will assist students to: maintain their therapeutic role at all times in professional and community settings


November 3, 2022 to December 8, 2022, Online-via ZOOM
Knowledge of the importance of self-care for the Substance Use Disorder Counselor


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CRPAs draw from personal experience with substance use, and professional training to provide non-clinical support services.


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Students will understand the dynamics of a self help group


Monday, November 28, 2022, Online-via ZOOM
Career seminar and information session about becoming a certified recovery peer advocate


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Certificate Programs

Upon completion of 350 hours, which includes all courses (there are no electives) students will be issued a Certificate of Completion, approved by New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (NYS-OASAS)