2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) 
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2013-2014 Walden University Catalog (June 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Addiction Counseling

Return to: M.S. in Mental Health Counseling

In this specialization, students can gain skills to address the unique emotional challenges facing individuals and families affected by addictive behaviors such as compulsive hoarding, substance abuse, or gambling. In addition to examining the various types of addiction, students explore contemporary treatment and intervention models used to promote recovery. This specialization can prepare students to provide addiction counseling services to various clients in schools, businesses, community agencies, and other settings.