This certificate has an I-BEST enrollment option. The Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training (I-BEST) option is designed specifically for adults at the basic skills level. Initial eligibility is determined by qualifying CASAS scores of 221 – 255 in Reading and/or Math and a minimum of 221 in CASAS Listening for English Language Learners. For detailed information contact the I-BEST Program Specialist 253-589-5524.
Prerequisites: Students must attend a mandatory orientation/advising meeting with the Instructors. Must be a High School graduate or have a GED by completion of the program. Students must consent to and receive a “No Record On File” report, related to Crimes Against Persons. Note: PSYC& 100 is a prerequisite to PSYC& 200 and 220.
Introduction to Chemical Dependency
Ethics for Chemical Dependency
Physiological Actions of Alcohol & Drugs
Chemical Dependency & Counseling I: Individuals & Groups
Case Management & Recordkeeping for the CDP
Chemical Dependency & Assessment
Chemical Dependency & the Law
Chemical Dependency & Counseling II: Adolescents & Family
Total Credits for Completion
*This is a required course for students enrolled in the I-BEST option.
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