Confederation College

Addiction and Mental Health

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Program Information

School:Confederation College
Faculty:Community Services
Degree:Certificate; Online
Field of Study:Mental Health Counselling/Counsellor
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counselling
Description:Are you looking for practical training that will help you have a positive impact on the lives of those with mental health and addiction challenges? The Addiction and Mental Health graduate certificate program will empower students with the enhanced knowledge and skills needed to support the specialized needs of individuals living with mental health and addiction issues. Students will examine some of today’s most promising practices including an integrated model of support and other evidenced approaches that complement the principles of recovery and the person-centered model of care.

From a trauma-informed perspective, learn to deliver responsive, culturally relevant, client-centered assessment and treatment to diverse individuals and groups in a variety of settings, including social service agencies, residential treatment centres, homeless shelters, services for women and crisis response services.
URL:Addiction and Mental Health at Confederation College
Length:3 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
National: $3,619

This cost estimate is for Year 1 of the program. Please note that fees are estimated and are subject to change.

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    In order to be considered for admission into this program, Applicants must possess a Diploma (Social Services Worker, Child and Youth Worker, Developmental Services Worker, Native Child and Family Services Worker) or Degree (Psychology, Social Work) from an accredited university or college in the field of social services, community services or health services programs.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on July 08, 2022

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