Program Description

Essentials of Counseling III Certificate (CSLC020)

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Courses List

  1. [R] CSLC020 - Essentials of Counseling III Module I


[R] = Required
[C] = Concentration
[E] = Elective

Program Prerequisites


Program Description

Essentials of Counseling III

This program consists of eight (8) units continuing the exploration of key elements involved in providing competent counseling/therapeutic services. Topics include: harm reduction therapy, chemical dependency counseling, solution-focused therapy, narrative therapy, resistant clients, EMDR, life coaching and group therapy. Texts include those written by: Scott D. Miller, Robert C. Berg, Robert R. Perkinson, G. Alan Marlatt, Pat Williams, Carol M. Anderson and others. When you complete the program you will receive a certificate of completion for each unit and a certificate acknowledging completion of the entire program.

114 contact hours / 11.4 CEUs


Our education partner delivers this course with the following approvals:

- National Board for Certified Counselors ( NBCC ),
- National Association of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors ( NAADAC ),
- California Association of Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Counselors ( CAADAC ),
- New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services ( OASAS ),
- Montana Licensed Addiction Counselors,
- American Institute of Health Care Providers, Inc. ( AIHCP ).


Eight textbooks are required.

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