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New Hope School of Counseling

Chicago, IL

Training with purpose, serving the community, offering hope.

Give us a Call - (773)564-9070

Classes offered include:

Community Care Programs:

CODP Studies

Co-Occurring Substance Use and Mental Health Disorder Professional

CADC Certification

Counseling and Addiction Studies

* New Hope School of Counseling is approved to operate by the Private Business and Vocational Schools Division of the Illinois Board of Higher Education

For enrollment and more information, please contact us at (773)564-9070

3710 N. Kedzie Ave, Chicago IL. 60618

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* New Hope School of Counseling is not accredited by a US Department of Education recognized accrediting body.

Institutional Disclosures:

Become a Certified

Substance Use

Counselor

As an affiliate organization of Rincon Family Services, New Hope School o was designed to equip students to live with purpose and to serve their communities by offering hope as they excel in the counseling fields of addictions, domestic violence and dual disorders

See here current Open Positions that require these certifications

CADC Certification Description: A program that prepares individuals to provide evaluations, referrals, and short-term counseling services to help people prevent or remediate personal problems, conflicts, and emotional crises. Includes instruction in human development, psychopathology, individual and group counseling, personality theory, career assessment, patient screening and referral, observation and testing techniques, interviewing skills, professional standards and ethics, and applicable laws and regulations

 

What can I expect? This program is an Accredited Training Program by The Illinois Certification Board (ICB), to prepare students be competent in the 12 basic core functions to become a certified alcohol and drug addictions counselor (CADC).
Training is composed of 12 different modules related to each core function of competency. Each module is 5 weeks in length. There is one module that is four weeks in length, but there is an additional one-week mandatory seminar on HIV and AIDs that creates the full 5-week structure.

Duration: 346 Clock Hours + 

300-hour internship is also part of the program and a prerequisite to obtaining your CADC, in addition to the written exam, as required by IAODAPCA.

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CODP Co-Occurring Substance Use and Mental Health Disorder Professional

This is a program that prepares individuals to provide evaluations, referrals, and short-term counseling services to people in order to help prevent or remediate personal problems, conflicts, and emotional crises. These instructions include human development, psychopathology, individual and group counseling, personality theory, patient screening and referral, interviewing skills, professional standards and ethics, and applicable laws and regulations.

 

What can I expect? This course provides a comprehensive understanding about the effective diagnostic and treatment of clients with concurrent mental disorders and chemical dependency. The pathologies of both fields reflect the necessities of integrative services offered in diverse health institutions such as hospitals and community health services

Duration: 190 clock hours of training +

2000 hours (1 year) of paid qualified experience

Convenient Payment Plans Available
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1 North Old State Capitol Plaza,
Suite 333
Springfield, Illinois 62701-1377
Phone: (217) 782-2551
www.ibhe.org

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