The misuse of alcohol and drugs is an important topic in our society. With a larger variety of drugs and alcohol than ever before, the demand for skilled substance abuse counsellors has grown with it. Choosing a role in this sector is incredibly rewarding, making a world of difference to many people. So, if you’d love a career that offers real job satisfaction, interesting challenges, and a varied working day, then this level three course is ideal.
Choose a fulfilling career and help people recover from drug and alcohol addictions. Change mindsets, and alter lives!
You’ll learn about addiction, dependency, and the recovery process, with the aim of helping people to think positively, live healthier lifestyles, and work independently. We’ll teach you the foundations of relevant models that relate to substance misuse, and varying types of addictive substances people use. In addition, you’ll also develop skills that enable you to engage in purposeful mentoring and relationship building. You can study in your own time, at a pace that suits you – ideal for fitting around family life and work commitments.