Graduate Certificate in Addictions Overview
Addiction is one of the most severe health and social problems facing our nation. With this addictions certificate, you can receive an education that has the potential to help others.
Purdue Global is a NAADAC Approved Education Provider. NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, represents the professional interests of more than 100,000 addiction counselors, educators and other addiction-focused health care professionals in the United States, Canada, and abroad.
In this graduate program, you will have the opportunity to
- Apply contemporary theories and information technologies to real-world situations, and engage in research in the focal areas of the science of psychology.
- Analyze and apply theoretical and conceptual foundations of psychology to develop appropriate professional practice strategies.
- Evaluate ethical, legal, individual, and sociocultural implications of decisions within the field of psychology.
- Complete a two-term practicum experience to gain experience in the field.
See the University Catalog for policy and degree plan information specific to this program.