Certificate in Addiction Studies

Pre-Baccalaureate Certificate in Addiction Studies

CalSouthern’s Certificate in Addiction Studies is a 33-credit program, comprised of the following required courses and optional elective course:


Addiction Studies Courses

Required Courses

PSY 2313 Families and Addiction

Credits : 3
This course will examine the major schools, techniques and principles of family therapy. Exploration of the impact of addiction on the entire family and integration of family therapy models in the treatment of addiction and the family. Interactive work is stressed throughout the course. 

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor
  • Integrate course concepts through the use of internet resources
  • Describe family and addiction assessment approaches
  • Examine the various family roles from the perspective of the whole family
  • Analyze integrated models for addiction and family therapy
  • Explore the impact of addiction on families
  • Distinguish core ethical dilemmas
  • Recognize multicultural factors
  • Analyze and evaluate information critically and effectively
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in regard to emerging relevant technologies applicable to psychology
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Electives

PSY 2313 Families and Addiction

Credits : 3
This course will examine the major schools, techniques and principles of family therapy. Exploration of the impact of addiction on the entire family and integration of family therapy models in the treatment of addiction and the family. Interactive work is stressed throughout the course. 

Learning Outcomes:
  • Evaluate course concepts critically and competently through interaction with Learners and Faculty Mentor
  • Integrate course concepts through the use of internet resources
  • Describe family and addiction assessment approaches
  • Examine the various family roles from the perspective of the whole family
  • Analyze integrated models for addiction and family therapy
  • Explore the impact of addiction on families
  • Distinguish core ethical dilemmas
  • Recognize multicultural factors
  • Analyze and evaluate information critically and effectively
  • Demonstrate ethical behavior in regard to emerging relevant technologies applicable to psychology
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