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Explore our programs to enhance your expertise in mental health.

If you want to become an expert in addiction counseling and alcohol and drug abuse treatment, or want to enhance your current foundation of knowledge and training, consider the variety of paths that Adelphi offers to achieve your goals.


Beginning Fall 2014, Adelphi’s Manhattan Center will offer the M.A. in General Psychology with a Concentration in Substance Abuse Counseling.

Social Work

Featuring the Postgraduate Certificate in Addictions for master’s level professionals in social work and related health fields.

» See all social work programs


Two of our master’s programs in psychology offer a Concentration in Substance Abuse Counseling at the Derner Institute.

» See all psychology programs


Our Community Health academic programs emphasizes education as the primary factor for the prevention of disease.

» Learn more about community health education

Nursing and Public Health

We educate students in Public Health issues, who work to improve the lives of individuals locally, nationally and globally.

» Learn more about public health programs

M.A. in Manhattan
The General Psychology Master's with Concentration in Substance Abuse Counseling is coming to NYC.
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An in-depth article with insight from Adelphi faculty and alumni working in research, treatment and education.
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At Work In the Field
Our faculty and alumni are among the leaders in substance abuse research and treatment.
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