Codependency and Adult Children of Alcoholics: RHAB-140 (Part 1)

Course code:21-AH-009
Dates:Alternate Course Dates
Fee: $40.00


This course will provide an overview of definitions of codependency and adult children of addiction. There are multiple layers of family dynamics that we see connected with addiction and dysfunction. This course explore how we identify and respond to helping others in these situations.

Upon successful completion of this educational activity, participants will:

  1. Identify characteristics of Codependency and Adult Children of Alcoholics acquire an understanding of the development of Codependency and ACOA characteristics
  2. Become knowledgeable of the ways in which Codependent/ACOA characteristics impact clinical and interpersonal functioning
  3. Discuss Recovery principles and concepts for Codependency and ACOA
  4. Apply and implement the appropriate individualized and group strategies for collaborative treatment planning with clients and in their own work as professional counselors


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Registration Deadline: Registrations will be accepted on an ongoing basis. Each registrant will have 30 days/per clock hour to complete the module. Therefore if the module is worth one clock hour, the registrant has 30 days to complete it, and 60 days to complete a module worth 2 clock hours.

Cancellation/Refund Policy: Once enrolled, there are no cancellations/refunds.

Transfers: Registrations may be transferred to a different module or person if requested in writing via email at within 24 hours after enrollment. The participant must meet all qualifications required by the program.

In the unlikely event that this program is cancelled or postponed due to insufficient enrollments or unforeseen circumstances, the university will fully refund registration fees, but cannot be held responsible for any other expenses, including change or cancellation charges to include but not limited to airlines, hotels, travel agencies, or other organizations.
Student/Participant Conduct:
All course and event participants are bound by all policies found at including:
VCU Honor System
VCU Code of Conduct
Sexual Misconduct/Assault/Harrassment and Sex/Gender Discrimination
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