Addiction Studies Continuing Education

Evidence-based Practice

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VCU faculty and alumni from the nationally recognized Department of Rehabilitation Counseling, and other expert addiction practitioners, weave the latest translational research into a wide selection of credit-based course offerings at Virginia Commonwealth University. By incorporating evidence-based research, participants are able to identify and apply the most effective techniques and information into professional practice.

What is Addiction?

Explore the latest information on addiction and recovery. Registration for "What is Addiction", a FREE 1 Contact Hour Online Module is open through the VCU Office of Continuing and Professional Education. This module provides a succinct evidence-based explanation of addiction as a brain disease.

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We’re passionate about providing quality interdisciplinary programs at Virginia Commonwealth University. With a combined setting of professionals and community members, courses not only develop counselor skills, but also provide information to professionals in the law enforcement, education and health care fields, as well as to families and community members. Subscribe to our mailing list to receive information on future noncredit offerings.