Foundations of Counseling

This course will focus on a general overview of techniques used for addiction counseling. By the end of this section participants will have a basic understanding of how to utilize counseling skills, including communication skills, attending paraphrasing, reflection of feeling, summarizing, probing.

General Information

Fee: $92
Course Type: Evening Training
Credits: 8
Certification Type/Section(s):
CASAC - For Renewal Only CPP Sec 3 CPS Sec 3

Instructor Information

Name: Lynda Tymeson
Credentials: CASAC
Bio: Ms. Tymeson currently holds the position of Director of Programs for Hope House, a residential recovery program in Albany, NY.   Ms. Tymeson has over 20 years of experience in the field of addictions. She is a certified trainer through NYS Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services and brings a wealth of clinical examples to all of her trainings.
518-465-5829 ext. 410