Addictions Recovery Practitioner
PROGRAM AT A GLANCE
TUITION & FEES
- post-secondary diploma or degree in health, human services, or social sciences; or
- active licensure in Canada with a health or human services governing body
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Upon completion of this program, you can continue your studies by taking one additional semester to receive certification in the Mental Health Recovery Practitioner program.
Laddering opportunities are being explored for related diploma and degree programs within Alberta and across Canada.
Further Education Opportunities
See the Mental Health Recovery Practitioner program.
The Addictions Recovery Practitioner program will provide a viable career pathway for those entering the field of Addictions. Graduates of the Addictions Recovery Practitioner may pursue further education at the bachelor’s and master’s level, in areas such as social work, addictions, mental health, program administration, management, and research.
- Most employers in this field require excellent oral and written communication skills in English.
- Recognition of international education to meet employment qualifications will vary based on employer.
For more information on related careers see:
You may find other related occupations by searching for mental health, social work, occupational therapy, etc.