2021 - 2022 Catalog
Program: Substance Abuse Counseling
Degree Plan: Mental Health/Substance Abuse Prevention Certificate
Note: This program may lead to an occupational license for which a prior criminal history may make a student ineligible. For more information, please visit: https://www.dallascollege.edu/hb1508.
(Level 1 Certificate)
- Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
- Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.
Degree Plan Code: C1.SUB.MENTAL.HLTH
The Mental Health/Substance Abuse Prevention Certificate is designed to provide cross-training for helping professionals in the faith-based communities and the social services agencies. Completers of the 18 hours will be granted the Mental Health/Substance Abuse Prevention Certificate focusing on Co-Occurring Disorders.
|Pharmacology of Addiction
|Addicted Family Intervention
|Special Topics in Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counseling
|Assessment and Case Management
|Special Problems of Youth
|Minimum Hours Required
Students planning on transferring to a four-year institution to complete a Bachelor's degree need to consult the Substance Abuse Counseling Chair before taking any Substance Abuse Prevention classes.