|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Orillia|
|Type||Graduate Certificate, College|
|Nominal duration||1 year/ 3 semesters, includes 1 Internship|
|Tuition fee||CA$18,303 per program
The displayed fee is for the 2022-2023 academic year and is subject to change. The fee covers and includes tuition (CA$15,450), health insurance, and other ancillary charges.
|Registration fee||CA$400 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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Undergraduate Diploma (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess:
Note: Applicants are selected on the basis of their academic grades. An overall minimum average of 65%, C+ or GPA of 2.5 is recommended in post-secondary studies. Resume and letter of intent may be required (upon request).
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
If English is not your first language and/or you come from a non-English-speaking country, you must provide proof of your English language proficiency by submitting the following test:
Note: No other tests can be accepted.
Motivate people to change! Unique cutting-edge courses and interactive counselling labs. Be in demand by employers in many fields.
In this graduate-level program, students learn to provide a client-centred and client-driven continuum of treatment for individuals with addiction problems. With a solid framework of individual and group counselling skills, the students study individual, gender and societal considerations and the resulting treatment implications. They practice motivational interviewing techniques and learn the importance of matching client needs with intervention options.
In addition, students reconstruct education and prevention strategies and design, facilitate and evaluate such tools.
Graduates may find career opportunities as addictions counsellors, substance abuse counsellors, chemical withdrawal management counsellors, addictions nurses, problem gambling counsellors, and attendants in residential, out-patient, and street-front treatment settings.