2016 - 2017 Combined Catalogs of the Colleges
Program: Substance Abuse Counseling
Degree Plan: Mental Health/Substance Abuse Prevention Certificate
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(Level I Certificate)
- Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
- Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.
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
|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.