Section I - Knowledge of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse

The courses listed in this area may be applicable to Section I of the educational requirements set forth by NYS OASAS, however, final determination as to the appropriate categorization of these courses under Section I will be made by NYS-OASAS. For clarification, contact the OASAS Credentialing Unit at 1.800.482.9564. Please scroll to the bottom of the page for Admission/Registration information.

- Basic Knowledge: Physical and pharmacological effects
- Diversity of intervention and treatment approaches
- Knowledge of 12-step and self-help programs

Click here for a complete list of upcoming courses scheduled in this section. 

Note: All of our courses and/or workshops may be used for recredentialing purposes.

The courses in Section I includes (please note that you need only complete 85 hours of the following courses to complete Section I requirements):

Course

Hours

Tuition

Alcoholism Treatment In Methadone Maintenance

3

$50

Alternative Approaches to the Treatment of Narcotic Dependence

6

$95

Club Drugs At The Rave Scene

3

$50

Cocaine Addiction: Treatment and Recovery

6

$95

Drugs Available Over The Counter And Under The Sink

3

$50

Heroin Use And Drug Free Treatment Alternatives

6

$95

Integrating Spirituality Into Treatment

3

$50

Introduction to Addictive Behaviors

24

$325

Nutritional Consequences of Heavy Drinking

3

$50

Overview of Chemical Dependency And Its Treatment

18

$250

Physiology, Pharmacology And Addiction

24

$325

Prescription Medication Abuse

3

$50

Self Help Groups

9

$130

Tobacco Use & Nicotine Dependence

6

$95

Urinalysis As a Therapeutic Tool

3

$50


Admission
Candidates for the Center for Addiction Studies program must complete an application for admission. Candidates need a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent to be considered for admission. 

No application fee is required. For an application please click here or call the Division of Continuing Education and Professional Development at 516.323.3550.  The application is due at time of registration and need only be completed once. There is no fee involved to apply.

Registration
Students should register for classes at least one week prior to the start of classes to insure enough time for you to get your confirmation and parking permit. However, you can register up until the day of class. Please note that some of our classes do close out and some of our classes do cancel, so you may be taking a chance of not getting into the course of your choice by waiting.

To register online, in person, by phone, by fax or by mail, click here. Confirmation of your registration and classroom assignments will be mailed or emailed to you upon receipt of your registration.

Click here for a complete list of upcoming courses scheduled in this section. 

Contact Us

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Continuing Education and Professional Development
1000 Hempstead Avenue Siena Hall, Room 106 Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002

516.323.3550

conted@molloy.edu