The Therapeutic Interventions for Alcohol and Other Drugs programme at the Letterkenny Institute of Technology will enhance your abilities in the field by extending theoretical knowledge and practical skills to alleviate these issues.
The course is mindful of the diverse professional backgrounds of participants and will provide you with the specialist skills and opportunity to enhance your knowledge base, employment and career prospects whatever your specialist field.
- The programme plays a key role in empowering a workforce to respond to and provide systemic alcohol and other drug interventions within a four-tier model of treatment and care.
- Typical careers include becoming a Senior Support Worker and Therapeutic Intervention Specialist.
- Advanced Research Methods
- Theoretical Foundations in Alcohol & Other Drugs
- Children and Families: Hidden Harm
- Alcohol, Drugs and Mental Health: Recovery Approaches
- Alcohol and Other Drugs Use: Interventions Practice & Skills
- Research Dissertation
- 12 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesPsychology Health Sciences View 151 other Masters in Health Sciences in Ireland
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- The minimum entry requirements are a Level 8 Honours Degree in a relevant discipline such as Health and Social Care, Nursing, Social Work, Youth Work, Psychology, medicine etc.
- Applicants may be required to undertake an interview.
- Applicants who do not hold the above entry requirements may be considered using the LYIT RPL process.
International10000 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 10000 EUR per year during 12 months.
EU/EEA5750 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 5750 EUR per year during 12 months.
Living costs for Letterkenny
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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