Addictions Counseling (CADC) Proficiency Certificate


The Proficiency Certificate in Human Services, Pre-Social Work Option in Addictions Counseling prepares students for employment in the field of Substance Abuse Counseling and related fields. The proposed option in Addictions Counseling provides students with the competencies needed to fulfill the educational requirements to become a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor.

The Proficiency Certificate in Addictions Counseling is open to any student who has earned at minimum a high school diploma or equivalent as well as professionals in the Human Services field who desire to supplement their knowledge and skills.

Students in this option in Addictions Counseling have the opportunity to earn their Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) credential through completing requisite coursework.

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HUS 101  Intro to Human Services

HUS 123  Introduction to Addiction

HUS 133  Counseling Theory and Technique

HUS 143  Addictions Counseling

HUS 153  Recovery in Addictions

HUS 163  Assessment and Treatment in Addictions




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Denise Rossilli
Coordinator Assistant Professor
71 Sip Avenue (Room L420)
Jersey City, NJ 07306
(201) 360-5351