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Healthcare & Social Services MS in Health Sciences, Orthotics and Prosthetics Option Orthotists and prosthetists combine a unique blend of clinical and technical skills that help patients who have neuromuscular and musculoskeletal disorders and/or patients who have a partial or total absence of a limb to lead more active and independent lives. Students in the program learn the principles of biomechanics, pathomechanics, gait analysis, kinesiology, anatomy and physiology, and patient assessment, treatment and education. For more information visit Master of Social Work The MSW program prepares students for social work practice, inclusive of issues of culture, race, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, class and gender diferences, religion, and the efects of bias, prejudice and institutionalized racism. Graduates will be prepared to be employed in the social work profession at the local, state and national levels. For more information, visit Alcohol and Drug Counseling Certificate The Alcohol and Drug Counseling program, which is widely recognized by alcohol treatment centers, prepares students for entry into the substance abuse counseling field. Abuse of many kinds of substances is covered, including alcohol, cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine and PCP. Also covered are process addictions (such as eating disorders, gambling and sex addictions) and domestic violence. All courses provide extension credit. Students who successfully complete the certificate are eligible to apply for the CATC Basic Credential through California Association for Alcohol/ Drug Educators (CAADE) and for the RADT-I Credential through California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP). The 11-course program can be completed in under two years. For information session see Page 4. Courses: ADX 300 - Introduction to Alcoholism ADX 301 - Introduction to Counseling ADX 302 - Counseling the Individual ADX 303 - Perspectives on Drug Abuse: Counseling the Substance Abuser ADX 304 - Group Counseling Techniques ADX 306 - Family Dynamics ADX 351 - Seminar in Counseling Fieldwork I ADX 352 - Counseling Fieldwork I ADX 353 - Seminar in Counseling Fieldwork II ADX 354 - Counseling Fieldwork II ADX 309 - Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment for Domestic Violence ADX 311 - Process Addiction For more information, visit College of Extended and International Education •• •• 877-GO-HILLS

1of2 The CSUDH Master’s in Orthotics and Prosthetics is one of only two programs in California—and 12 across the country—accredited by NCOPE (National Commission on Orthotic and Prosthetic Education). •• NCOPE Communication Sciences and Disorders Certificate This pre-professional program ofers students the prerequisite knowledge required for a career as a Speech-Language Pathologist. With this certificate, students will be prepared to enter MA/MS programs in Communication Sciences and Disorders or to meet clinical and state licensure requirements to become a Speech-Language Pathology Assistant. The program afords students the opportunity to observe certificated, licensed and credentialed speech and language pathologists in clinical and school settings. Through this program, students can also earn a certificate in Audiometry, or students can take the Audiometry course independent of the certificate. For more information, visit Summer 2018 •• Healthcare & Social Services 21