The CADS satisfies the academic requirement for New Jersey’s Certified Alcohol &Drug Counselor (CADC) credential. The other major requirements for the CADC are 3,000 hours of practicum at a licensed substance abuse treatment facility, 300 hours of clinical supervision, written examination, and oral case presentation. For a complete list of requirements, please go to www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/adc/applications.
|SOCI 314||Treatment Planning for Substance Abusers||3|
|SOCI 335||Case Management of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Clients||3|
|SOCI 336||Professional & Ethical Responsibilities in Substance Abuse Treatment||3|
|PSYC 315*||Drug & Alcohol Abuse Counseling I||3|
|PSYC 317*||Drug & Alcohol Abuse Counseling II||3|
|HLTH 424**||Substance Abuse||3|
(Prerequisite: PSYC 315 Drug & Alcohol Abuse Counseling I)
Total Credits: 18
*These courses are offered by the Department of Psychology.
**This course is offered by the Department of Health Sciences.
Students interested in pursuing the Certificate in Alcohol & Drug Studies should consult with Dr. Fred Andes at email@example.com or 201-200-2369 for advisement.