Graduate Certificate of Counselling (GCCO) (Alcohol and Drug Studies) (Graduate Diploma, Graduate Certificate)

University of Southern Queensland Australia

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The award
Graduate Diploma, Graduate Certificate

How long you will study
years

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How you will study
online

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International course fees
AUD 10080 per year

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About Graduate Certificate of Counselling (GCCO) (Alcohol and Drug Studies) at University of Southern Queensland

Acquire practical skills in substance misuse counselling

Are you a health professional looking to acquire practical skills that will help you counsel people struggling with substance misuse? Specialise your counselling skills in alcohol and drug misuse with USQ's Graduate Certificate of Counselling (Alcohol and Drug Studies). Your studies will enhance your understanding and skills in assessment for substance misuse, motivational interviewing, relapse prevention and psychoactive drugs.

Our online counselling degree is designed to enhance your career within the health, psychology or human services profession. Offered part-time, this degree can alternatively be a professional development opportunity for psychologists, counsellors, and social workers.

Further studies

After completing the Graduate Certificate of Counselling, you have the option to take the credit from your studies and go on to complete USQ's Graduate Diploma of Counselling or the Master of Counselling.

Career outcomes

As a graduate, you will be equipped to provide specialised skills in assessment and treatment of substance misuse disorders, relevant to your practice specialisation.

Study options for this course

  • The award How you will study How long you will study Course starts Domestic course fees International course fees
  • The awardGraduate Diploma, Graduate CertificateHow you will studyOnlineHow long you will study find out
    Course starts find outDomestic course fees find outInternational course feesAUD 10080 per year

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