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

Addiction Counseling - Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling

Return to: M.S. in Clinical 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.