CERTIFICATE PROGRAM - ADDICTIONS

 
General Information
Description of ProgramPromotes the psychodynamic understanding of current theoretical and practical approaches to the assessment and treatment of substance use disorders. Leading experts from the addictions field will discuss: The neurobiology of addiction; Psychopharmacology; Diagnostic assessment; Motivational interviewing and Empirically based evidence treatment approaches with adolescents and adults across a broad spectrum of culturally diverse populations. Topics incorporate an integrated approach to substance use disorder and mental health comorbidity, including behavioral addictions: sex, gambling and tobacco use. The course will synthesize lecture, case presentation and classroom discussion for 45 credit hours towards the completion of the New York State CASAC requirements of addiction-specific education and training (Section 1). Students can select one of two options and complete the CASAC-T education requirements by February. For Graduate Students of Adelphi University who have completed an elective in Addictions (Adelphi-SW727) PAC 1—45 clock hours and For all other postgraduate students who have not completed an elective in addiction and need to complete Section 1 of NYS OASAS training: PAC 2—85 clock hours. Call for more details.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaGarden City, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameJoanna Suppa
Contact's PositionLCSW-R Coordinator, Office of Professional Development and Continuing Education
Contact's Phone(516)877-3216
Contact's Emailjsuppa@adelphi.edu
Physical Site Address 1Social Work Building, Room 237
Physical Site Address 2Adelphi University
Physical Site City, State, ZipGarden City,, NY 11530
Mailing Address 1Social Work Building, Room 237
Mailing Address 2Adelphi University
Mailing City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Main Phone(516)877-3216
Other Phone(516)877-3412
Program Emailcontinuinged@adelphi.edu
Web Addresswww.adelphi.edu
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateAug19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
ADELPHI UNIVERSITY-CONTINUING EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
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