ERIC Number: EJ993192
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2012
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 38
The Evolution of an Online Substance Abuse Counseling Certificate Program
Crozier, Mary K.
Rehabilitation Research, Policy, and Education, v26 n4 p289-296 2012
In the field of rehabilitation services, substance abuse counseling requires unique skills. Post-baccalaureate academic certificate programs offer professionals an opportunity to retool or expand their skills and meet licensure needs in this evolving field. East Carolina University's online Substance Abuse Counseling Certificate Program was established to address both changes to the state's certification and licensure requirements and workforce development needs. This article will describe the evolution and refinement of the certificate program.
Descriptors: Substance Abuse, Counselor Certification, Counselor Training, Counseling, Counselors, Higher Education, Online Courses
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: North Carolina