HSER 270 : Substance Abuse Counseling
This course is designed for people interested in pursuing work as a substance abuse counselor. The course material covers aspects of the counseling process and specifically, the 12 Core Functions engaged by the substance abuse counselor. It also attends to the treatment process, which includes the continuum of care: prevention, intervention, and aftercare practices. Ethical and legal issues affecting substance abuse counselors are also identified.