Addiction & Recovery Counseling Required Courses

Download Your ARC Class Checklist:

Program Prerequisites:

  • Complete your application to the college online at www.ccsf.edu or call (415) 239-3732
  • Successfully complete HLTH 100: Introduction to ARC (1 unit course)*
  • Consult with ARC staff before signing up for classes (email edlewis@ccsf.edu or call 415-452-5159)
     

Courses:

Course #

Course Title

Prerequisites

Units

HLTH 90B

Harm Reduction and Health

none

½ unit

HLTH 91C

Hepatitis ABC’s

none

1 unit

 

 

 

 

HLTH 30

Drugs & Society

HLTH 100

3 units

HLTH 70

Physiological Effects of Addiction

HLTH 100

3 units

HLTH 78

Ethics and Drug Counseling

HLTH 100

2 units

 

 

 

 

HLTH 75

Treatment Modalities

HLTH 100

3 units

HLTH 77

Co-Occurring Disorders

HLTH 100

3 units

 

 

 

 

HLTH 83

Motivational Counseling

HLTH 75, 78

3 units

HLTH 73

Case Management

HLTH 75, 78

3 units

HLTH 86

Group Treatment for Recovery

HLTH 75, 78

3 units

HLTH 79

Skills for AOD Counselors (Internship Practicum)

HLTH 75, 78

3 units

 

 

 

 

HLTH 79W(1)

Work Experience (125 hours)

HLTH 79

2 units

HLTH 79W(2)

Work Experience (125 hours)

HLTH 79

2 units

 

 

Total

31.5 units

*Students must complete all classes in this certificate with a grade of C or higher.

For more information, please visit www.ccsf.edu/das

or contact Eric Lewis, Associate Director of Addiction & Recovery Counseling at (415) 452-5159 or  edlewis@ccsf.edu