Explore the field of Alcohol and Drug Counseling

 

The Path toward Being an Alcohol and Drug Counselor

A free workshop to learn the Alcohol and Drug Counseling certification process, the types of employers, wages, job expectations, and who must become certified to work in the field. 

Date: Thursday, August 1, 2019, 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm

Where: LMU Campus, University Hall, room 1859

RSVP:  acc@lmu.edu   In your email, please include your name and which workshop you are planning to attend.  All are welcome!  

Increase your understanding of:

  1. The process of becoming an Alcohol and Drug Counselor with the state of California.
  2. The organizations legally authorized within California to certify Alcohol and Drug Counselors and what they expect.
  3. What you can anticipate about about employment and wages.
  4. Tips about succeeding while becoming an Alcohol and Drug Counselor.

This workshop provides information about the field of Alcohol and Drug Counseling which is not covered in an Information Meeting about the LMU Extension Alcohol and Drug Counseling Certificate program.

After the above objectives are covered, information about the program at LMU Extension will be provided. 

What people have said about the workshop...

  • Many aspects were valuable - what is required, where one can work, income possibilities.
  • The information was clear and easy to interpret.  All questions were welcomed.
  • The self-evaluation process for reasons of wanting to become and AOD counselor.
  • Opportunities for growth in the Alcohol and Drug Counseling field.
  • Extremely thoroughly and valuable. Organized information and informative.
  • It was extremely valuable for me as I consider if this is the path for me or not.
  • Excited about the journey of discovery.

This event is of value to all people interested in becoming an Alcohol and Drug Counselor, to those already within the mental health professions, the teaching community, as well as to many medical professionals. 

General information about the Alcohol and Drug Counseling Certificate offered through LMU Extension is available at:  http://extension.lmu.edu/acc    

Information about parking and locating the workshop on the LMU campus:

1. From Lincoln Blvd, turn onto LMU Drive
2. University Hall is the big building on the right, next to the security booth.
3. Enter the underground parking at level P2/P3 (Student Parking)
4. Once in the underground parking lot, find elevator lobby in parking section 2C or
3C. (Parking fee meters are located on the east side of the elevators and require
you to input your car’s license plate number.
5. Take the elevator up to the ground (G) level
6. When you exit the elevator, immediately turn right (do NOT go straight ahead)
into a silver door marked “1762-1859.” Then, turn right
7. For room 1859: At the cross hallway turn right. Room 1859 is about half way
down the long hallway and will be on the left side.

**Parking fees are in effect on the campus 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, Monday through Friday
**Information about parking can be found at: http://admin.lmu.edu/parking/

Parking fees are in effect on the campus 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, Monday through Friday.  Information about parking on the LMU campus is available by clicking here or going to: http://admin.lmu.edu/parking/ 

 

Information Meeting

 

Have Questions About The Alcohol and Drug Counseling Certificate?

Discover why the 12-month Alcohol and Drug Counseling Program at LMU Extension is one of the best choices to obtain your required education for certification. 

Date:  Wednesday, August 28, 2019, 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Where:  LMU Campus, University Hall, room 1859

RSVP:  acc@lmu.edu or 310-338-2812

Learn:

  • How does the program meet California requirements?
  • What makes LMU Extension standout as an excellent choice?
  • What courses are required?
  • When are courses held?
  • What makes LMU Extension Instructors better than others?
  • How much does the program cost?
  • How do I obtain tuition assistance?
  • What do I need to know about the program application?
  • What do I need to know to succeed in the program? 

Do you want information about the program and field?

In addition to the above meeting, we also offer a free workshop covering the Alcohol and Drug Counseling Certification process, the types of employers, wages, job expectations, and who must become certified to work in the field.  For more information click here

Information about parking and locating event on the LMU Campus

1. From Lincoln Blvd, turn onto LMU Drive
2. University Hall is the big building on the right, next to the security booth.
3. Enter the underground parking at level P2/P3 (Student Parking)
4. Once in the underground parking lot, find elevator lobby in parking section 2C or
3C. (Parking fee meters are located on the east side of the elevators and require
you to input your car’s license plate number.
5. Take the elevator up to the ground (G) level
6. When you exit the elevator, immediately turn right (do NOT go straight ahead)
into a silver door marked “1762-1859.” Then, turn right
7. For room 1859: At the cross hallway turn right. Room 1859 is about half way
down the long hallway and will be on the left side.

**Parking fees are in effect on the campus 8:00 am to 8:00 pm, Monday through Friday
**Information about parking can be found at: http://admin.lmu.edu/parking/