Professional Technical Certificate

Addiction Studies Youth Addiction Studies Short Term Certificate

Area of Study
Healthcare
Program Coordinator

Stacie Bell
(360) 417-6377
sbell@pencol.edu

Program Code: SAAYAC01

Program Outcomes

  • Explain variety of techniques and evidence-based programs for prevention
  • Distinguish best practices in counseling youth and their families
Catalog #
Title
Credits
3

Learn identifying signs and symptoms of teenage substance abuse, appropriate intervention, family dynamics, defense mechanisms and emotional honesty, treatment facilities, aftercare, and family‚Äôs progress toward health. This class may include students from multiple sections.

Credits: 3

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3

Knowledge and strategies needed to become more culturally sensitive. Focuses on integration of cultural competence in an AOD curriculum and development of effective prevention messages and treatment modalities within a cultural context while identifying ethnically challenging issues. This class may include students from multiple sections.

Credits: 3

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Sub-Total Credits
11
Total Credits
11