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Certificate in Developing Addiction Counselling skills

Why take this course?

Addiction Counselling is one of the fastest growing counselling services in the UK. This is your opportunity to gain a qualification that will enhance your career and counselling practice.

This Certificate Course will be of specific interest to those working in Healthcare Professions. It will also be relevant to people in social work areas, teachers and those involved in pastoral work. The course can be taken separately for those already experienced in Cognitive Behavioural Therapy or can be taken part of our Diploma Course 3500 which includes as its first module Course 150 – Certificate in CBT.

Learning Method

On-Line/Distance Learning


Course Details

Course Number: 152
Course Fee: £299.00
You can pay the full price or pay a deposit of £80.00 (0% APR), followed by 3 monthly payments of £73.00
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Course Info
Course Content
Course 152 -  Addiction Counselling will cover the following topics:
  • The nature of addictions.
  • Drug & alcohol addiction.
  • Gambling addiction.
  • Food and spending addiction.
  • Sexual addiction.
  • Internet Addiction.
  • Using CBT to treat addictions.
  • CBT in action - case studies.
  • Addiction counselling.
  • Addiction referral networks and resources.

Materials supplied with this course
A manual for the module: including 10 lessons and 5 tutor marked assignments. Information given includes current research, a note of recommended textbooks and websites.

Linkages to other courses
Students without prior experience in CBT may wish to consider our Diploma in Addiction Counselling Course 3500.

Credit Rated or CPD
In addition to the course certificate awarded by the Institute successful candidates are also awarded a "Certificate of CPD" for their portfolio. Although this is a non-credit rated course it has proved popular with those who wish to study this specialism. 

Cost - £299.00
You can pay the full price or pay a deposit of £80.00,
followed by 3 monthly payments of £73.00

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