The Addictions Counseling Degree emphasizes a solid knowledge base in the area of addiction studies. Growth in self-awareness and therapeutic skills leads to professional and ethical practice. Although the field of addiction is broad – covering psychoactive substance use, abuse and dependency, gambling, eating disorders, relationships, sexual and a variety of other behaviors, the program at UGF emphasizes treatment and intervention for the chemically dependent.
The degree is structured to meet state licensure requirements with the additional completion of supervised internship hours.
Faculty with specialized training, internship opportunities, etc.
Mary Ann Dubay