Alcohol and
Drug Counseling
Certificate Program
Informational Session
College of Extended and
International Education
Presented by Toni B White, LCSW
ADX Coordinator/Instructor
Program overview
Consists of 11courses
27 extension units—upper division
Prepares students for entry into the field at a
professional level
Well known by treatment centers in the area
Approved by most state certifying agencies
CAADAC Approved Program
Introduction to Alcoholism-ADX 300
Introduction to Counseling-ADX 301
Counseling the Individual- ADX 302
Perspectives on Drug Abuse- ADX 303
Group Counseling Techniques- ADX 304
Family Dynamics & Treatment- ADX 306
Seminar in Counseling Fieldwork I- ADX 351
with Counseling Fieldwork I- ADX 352
Seminar in Counseling Fieldwork II- ADX 353
with Counseling Fieldwork II- ADX 354
Courses-Elective Classes
Cognitive Behavior Treatment–ADX 309
(Domestic Violence )
Process Additions - ADX 311
(Covers a wide variety of Addictive Disorders)
Ethical Considerations*
Transferable Classes
ADX Courses transferable to Human
Human Services transferable to ADX
Also, some courses are equivalent to
Equivalent Courses
ADX to the Human Services
ADX 301 = HUS 310
ADX 304 = HEA 315
ADX 306 = SOC 320 or HIS 379
ADX 351/352 and ADX 353/354= HUS 380/381
these seven are Degree Applicable to Human Services
Human Services to ADX
PSY 367 or HUS 310 = ADX 301
PSY 342 or HEA 315 = ADX 304
SOC 320 or HIS 379 = ADX 306
***Please note that the HS intern classes are NOT
equivalent/transferable to the ADX internship classes
Submit Waiver Form to Administration as part
of your Application
Administration will notify you if approved/
If class(es) attended at another University, you
must submit the Syllabus for the class(es)
you believe fulfill(s) the ADX requested
Program Framework/Length
*Students are ONLY admitted during the Fall and
Spring Semesters,
*Except for the Introductory Classes, Courses are
offered during the Spring, Summer and Fall
* Each class is offered in the EVENING only (M-Th)
one day a week for 3hours: 6:30pm to 9:30pm
*The program is self paced, with 90% completion
Program Framework/Length
*Students can complete the ADX program within
4 semesters; Fall to Fall or Spring to Spring
* Be aware of your Financial Aid unit
requirements (full time status= 6units). If
above is followed, last semester is only 3units.
*Students must have completed all Required 10
courses plus the 1 Elective class with at least
2.5 Grade Point Average AND all 300
Fieldwork Internship hours to receive the
Program Framework/Length
*Students MUST take ADX 351/352 BEFORE
taking 353/354
*Students MAY NOT take the
practicum/internship course, ADX 351/352
before the completion of two semesters or at
least completion of 4 classes
Requirements for Admission
Application Form & Official Transcripts
Recommendation Letters
current and non relative
Required 2 years sober
Preferred Experience
Admittance and Conditional/Provisional Admits
Financial Aid
Cost of Program
Total cost of the program is $4625, plus $1300
for books/supplies; subject to change.
Financial Aid- Must have 6units for financial
Contact: 310-243-3647
Disabled Students
If you require special accommodations to
succeed in your educational goals while at
CSUDH, please contact Disabled Students
at 310-243-3660.
Please provide all paperwork to each Instructor
at the beginning of the course or as soon as
documentation indicating your need is
Important Dates
Information Session
Fall 2014
Application Submission
Contacted by
8-19-2014 at 6pm EE 1218
Attendance is REQUIRED
Semester Begins 8-25-2014
Spring 2015
Application Submission
*Veronica Bobe-Kollmeyer, MFT- Domestic
Dario Ghio, MFT- Introduction to Alcoholism
Jean Henricks, Ph.D.- Intro to Counseling
*Timothy Hutson, MA- Perspective on Drugs &
Eating Disorder
George H. Melgarejo, MA, CEAP, SAP- Group
Victoria Scott, MS,CADC-II, LAADC- Individual
and Family
*Toni B White, LCSW, CDVC-III- Practicum
* Completed the ADX Certificate program.
Open Forum
Questions and Answers
Thank you for your interest.

Alcohol & Drug Counseling Information Session Powerpoint