ALDAC 220 Chemical Dependency Clinical Practicum • 3 Cr.


Provides opportunity for one on one counseling, group counseling and case management services in a DBHR certified chemical dependency treatment program with qualified supervision. Prerequisite: ALDAC 106, 108, 204, and 206 and permission of program director.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and attitudes necessary to insure the successful coordination of treatment services from screening to assessment to implementing treatment plan to discharge
  • Demonstrate skills to facilitate group and one on one counseling as well as client education lectures
  • Demonstrate knowledge of agency philosophy, policies and procedures
  • Demonstrate practical application of counseling and drug alcohol treatment theory
  • Complete Chemical Dependency Professional Trainee required fifty hours of directly observed client contact as stipulated in WAC 246-811