2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (December 2014) 
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2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (December 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Forensic Counseling - M.S. in Addiction Counseling

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This specialization prepares students to provide addiction counseling and mental health services to individuals and groups served by the legal system. Coursework provides a solid foundation in mental health law and the treatment of forensic populations. Through conceptual and application-based assignments, students gain practical insight into the role that counselors and case management specialists serve in various forensic settings, including juvenile courts, correctional facilities, group rehabilitation homes, and agencies that offer conflict mediation services.