Rochester Community and Technical College
851 30th Ave. S.E.
Rochester, MN 55904

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Local: (507) 285-7265
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Rochester Community and Technical College
55904

 



Chemical Health Assistant

Rochester Community and Technical College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 11
  • Delivery: Land/Campus
  • WIA certified: YES
  • Emphases: N/A

About this Program

A program that prepares individuals to help prevent substance abuse, counsel individuals and families with drug and alcohol problems, and perform intervention and therapeutic services for persons suffering from addiction. Includes instruction in individual and group counseling skills, psychology of addiction, sociology, crisis intervention, substance abuse identification methodologies, substance abuse treatment modalities, substance abuse prevention and treatment resources, pharmacology and behavioral aspects of abused substances, treatment evaluation, patient observation and education, group dynamics, professional standards and ethics, and applicable law and regulations.

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