Understanding Addictions Diploma
[ UMNH07 ]
Course Length - 12 Months
Award Received - UK Distance Learning and Publishing Diploma
Course Code: MNH07
Interested in helping addicts? Keen to learn about counselling? Then this would be an excellent course for you. It covers everything from an exploration of addiction to understanding the different types of addiction like drink, drugs, gambling shopping and sex. It also covers diagnosis medication and legislation. This course will be particularly valuable to anyone working in, or planning to work in, addiction counselling.
This is an excellent course if you are considering a career as an Addiction Counsellor.
Addiction affects hundreds and thousands of people and there is a national shortage of trained therapists to assist them.
This course will give you an understanding of addiction. On completion, our Counselling and Psychotherapy or CBT course would be a great follow-on.
Understand all about addiction
Offers a flexible alternative to face-to-face training courses
What is an Addiction?
Effect of Drinking
Causes of Addiction
Working as an Addiction Therapist
UK Distance Learning and Publishing Diploma
Method Of Study
The course comes to you as a proper paper-based pack, not as an electronic password
You will get full tutor support via email
You will receive feedback on your assignments from our experienced tutors
You will be given guidance through the Study Guide on the nuts and bolts of studying and submitting assignments
Postal assignments cannot be accepted without prior permission from the tutor
You must have access to email in order to contact your tutor
Method of Assessment
The course contains a number of assignments which your tutor will mark and give you valuable feedback on. We call these Tutor Marked Assignments (TMAs). You need only send the TMAs to your tutor for comment, not the self-assessment exercises which are also part of the course to help you gauge your progress.
Course Length Information
This course can be taken over a 12 month period but you can complete it as fast or as slowly as you wish.
You will have access to a tutor via email who will mark your work, guide you through the course and assist you with any problems you may have. In addition you will be supplied with a comprehensive Study Guide which will help you through the study and assessment process.