Certificate in Drug, Solvent & Alcohol Abuse Counselling Online Course

Learn the essentials for understanding alcohol and drug problems

Certificate in Drug, Solvent & Alcohol Abuse Counselling Online Course

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Learn The Essentials For Understanding Alcohol And Drug Problems

Addiction to alcohol and drugs is a widespread illness made even more serious because it is so often concealed.

This substance abuse counselling course sets out in simple form the essentials for understanding alcohol and drug problems in order to make individual assessments, give appropriate help within one’s own competence and to make referrals to the relevant agencies where necessary. The course aims to enable the student to acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to help the suffering individual and their family members into recovery.

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn how to become a certified Drug and Alcohol Abuse Councellor
  2. Comprehensive 13 module Certificate in Drug, Solvent & Alcohol Abuse Counselling Online Course
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading Counselling experts
  5. Receive one-on-one online help & support
  6. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  7. Certificate of completion awarded with passing score for the online assessment
  8. Study at your own pace with no rigid class timetables, 24/7 from any computer or smart device

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon enrolment an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device. 

Recognition & Accreditation

All students who complete this course, receive a certificate of completion with a passing score (for the online assessment) and will be issued a certificate via email.

Introduction

The qualities needed to counsel others in the therapeutic setting. The first part of the course will concentrate on drugs, addiction, counselling and the rehabilitation process. Towards the end of the course we will cover this in relation to alcohol addiction, counselling and the treatment process.

Module One:

  • The emotional factors in dependency and addiction
  • Getting the basic data from the client.

Module two:

  • Basic Counselling Skills
  • Basic Interview Skills

Module three:

  • The counselling relationship
  • Motivational skills

Module four:

  • Counselling the addicted
  • Drugs and the Law

Module five:

  • Comprehensive information on drugs
  • Recognition
  • Identity
  • Effects

Module six:

  • Continuation of information on drugs
  • Glue, gases and aerosols
  • Anabolic Steroids

Module seven:

  • Coping with cravings
  • Coping with boredom
  • Warning signs of a relapse
  • Planning a change

Module eight:

  • Detoxication and rehabilitation of the user

Module nine:

  • What you should now about addiction to alcohol
  • Effects of alcohol to the body
  • Effects of alcohol to the family

Module ten:

  • Conducting the diagnostic interview

Module eleven:

  • Counsellors assessment and diagnosis of the problem

Module twelve:

  • Creating a treatment plan in relation to alcoholism

Module thirteen:

  • Treating the individual
  • Assignment fourteen:
  • Patient/Client programmes

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Open entry

Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 
About this Course

Learn The Essentials For Understanding Alcohol And Drug Problems

Addiction to alcohol and drugs is a widespread illness made even more serious because it is so often concealed.

This substance abuse counselling course sets out in simple form the essentials for understanding alcohol and drug problems in order to make individual assessments, give appropriate help within one’s own competence and to make referrals to the relevant agencies where necessary. The course aims to enable the student to acquire the necessary skills and knowledge to help the suffering individual and their family members into recovery.

Course Fast Facts:

  1. Learn how to become a certified Drug and Alcohol Abuse Councellor
  2. Comprehensive 13 module Certificate in Drug, Solvent & Alcohol Abuse Counselling Online Course
  3. Study along with simple instructions & demonstrations
  4. Written and developed by leading Counselling experts
  5. Receive one-on-one online help & support
  6. Unlimited, lifetime access to online course
  7. Certificate of completion awarded with passing score for the online assessment
  8. Study at your own pace with no rigid class timetables, 24/7 from any computer or smart device

Course Delivery

Courses are accessed online via our learning management system by any device including PC, tablet or Smart Phone. Upon enrolment an automated welcome email will be sent to you (please check your junk email inbox if not received as this is an automated email), in order for you to access your online course, which is Available 24/7 on any computer or smart mobile device. 

Recognition & Accreditation

All students who complete this course, receive a certificate of completion with a passing score (for the online assessment) and will be issued a certificate via email.

Introduction

The qualities needed to counsel others in the therapeutic setting. The first part of the course will concentrate on drugs, addiction, counselling and the rehabilitation process. Towards the end of the course we will cover this in relation to alcohol addiction, counselling and the treatment process.

Module One:

  • The emotional factors in dependency and addiction
  • Getting the basic data from the client.

Module two:

  • Basic Counselling Skills
  • Basic Interview Skills

Module three:

  • The counselling relationship
  • Motivational skills

Module four:

  • Counselling the addicted
  • Drugs and the Law

Module five:

  • Comprehensive information on drugs
  • Recognition
  • Identity
  • Effects

Module six:

  • Continuation of information on drugs
  • Glue, gases and aerosols
  • Anabolic Steroids

Module seven:

  • Coping with cravings
  • Coping with boredom
  • Warning signs of a relapse
  • Planning a change

Module eight:

  • Detoxication and rehabilitation of the user

Module nine:

  • What you should now about addiction to alcohol
  • Effects of alcohol to the body
  • Effects of alcohol to the family

Module ten:

  • Conducting the diagnostic interview

Module eleven:

  • Counsellors assessment and diagnosis of the problem

Module twelve:

  • Creating a treatment plan in relation to alcoholism

Module thirteen:

  • Treating the individual
  • Assignment fourteen:
  • Patient/Client programmes

Entry requirements

Students must have basic literacy and numeracy skills.

Open entry

Previous schooling and academic achievements are not required for entry into this course.

Computer requirements

Students will need access to a computer and the internet.

Minimum specifications for the computer are:

Windows:

  • Microsoft Windows XP, or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Internet Explorer 8 or later, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

MAC/iOS

  • OSX/iOS 6 or later
  • Modern and up to date Browser (Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

All systems

  • Internet bandwidth of 1Mb or faster
  • Flash player or a browser with HTML5 video capabilities(Currently Internet Explorer 9, Firefox, Chrome, Safari)

Students will also need access the following applications:

  • Adobe Acrobat Reader 

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Course Summary

Course ID No.: 009OADSA
Delivery Mode: Online
Course Access: Unlimited Lifetime
Tutor Support: Yes
Time required: Study at your own pace
Assessments: Yes
Qualification: Certificate

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