Applied Psychology

Find your purposeful and meaningful career learning skills to support those who struggle with chemical dependency and addiction

Become a part of an academic community dedicated to applying knowledge from psychology to helping people who struggle with chemical dependency and addiction. Grow your skills and knowledge through one-on-one mentoring relationships with faculty and through internships in career-relevant settings. With an emphasis on caring for those who need it most, you will be prepared to use your career to serve your community. 


  • Discover a fuller view of psychology by applying it to supporting individuals with chemical dependency and addiction challenges.
  • Graduates are eligible to take the exam that leads to your Chemical Dependency Counseling Assistant Certificate, a State of Ohio designation that leads directly to immediate employment.
  • Find your calling by using your gifts to respond to our society’s chemical dependency and addiction epidemic.