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Certificate of Completion in Addictions Counseling

This program of study is the mandatory core of alcohol and drug counseling courses designed to prepare the student for becoming credentialed in New Jersey as a Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor.

These specialized courses are approved by the State of New Jersey Board of Marriage and Family Therapy Examiner’s Alcohol and Drug Counseling Committee and by the Addictions Professional Certification Board of New Jersey for the required 270 education hours.

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REQUIRED COURSES

* ALDC 105 and ALDC 106 must both be taken to substitute for the 6 credit

   ALDC 103 Addictions Counseling III

** ALDC 107 and ALDC 108 must both be taken to substitute for the 6 credit

    ALDC 104 Addictions Counseling IV

1 of the following 2 Psych or Sociology courses is required:

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Contact: Jeffrey Lang
Phone: 732-255-0400, Ext. 2076.
Email: jlang@ocean.edu

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CAREERS IN ADDICTION COUNSELING

Addictions Counselor
School Counselor
Social Worker
Legal System Evaluator
Hospital and Health Care Therapist

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Current students are encouraged to use curriculum guides, along with their Student Planning Degree Audit (My Progress Screen), to help make educated, accurate choices when selecting courses.

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A wide range of courses are available for students to participate in OCC’s “Honors by Contract” Program for the spring semester.

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Official* 2017-2018 Catalog

Our interactive catalog is updated throughout the year.

*Course requirements for degrees can and do change over time. Students are responsible for fulfilling the degree requirements that are in effect when they begin pursuing the degree at the college.

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