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HSCD 380 Alcohol and Drug Counseling Group Practicum I

This course is intended to provide students with the opportunity to demonstrate the knowledge and skills acquired during their academic coursework and transfer it into clinical settings. This internship requires students to demonstrate competence in the Transdisciplinary Foundations of 8 Practice Dimensions (12 core functions) of alcohol and drug counseling, including culturally competent and professionally ethical practice.

Special information

Prerequisites: Successful completion of at least 32 credits of alcohol and drug counseling courses.
4 Undergraduate credits

Effective May 5, 2008 to present

Meets graduation requirements for

Learning outcomes

General

  • Complete at least 440 hours of clinical practicum in alcohol and drug counseling.
  • Demonstrate proficiency in the provision of counseling services to people with alcohol and drug use problems, as defined by the 12 core functions or the 8 practice dimensions.
  • Demonstrate the ability to discuss and reflect upon, the following professional practice issues: How an agency functions; How to function as an intern; Ethics and professionalism; Cultural diversity; Counseling theory and practice; Journaling.
  • Demonstrate the knowledge, skills, and attitudes related to the transdisciplinary foundations of alcohol and drug counseling, (i.e. understanding addiction, treatment knowledge, application to practice, an professional readiness).

Spring 2021

Section Title Instructor
01 Alcohol and Drug Counseling Group Practicum I Finn, Carmen Marissa Books Course details
02 Alcohol and Drug Counseling Group Practicum I McLoone, Ian Patrick Books Course details

Summer 2021

Section Title Instructor
01 Alcohol and Drug Counseling Group Practicum I Spading, Kevin C Books Course details

Fall 2021

Section Title Instructor
01 Alcohol and Drug Counseling Group Practicum I Finn, Carmen Marissa Books Course details