Trinity Faith-Based University
To Alcohol and Drug Professionals:
Trinity Faith-Based University will be holding classes
for those persons who need certification and/or degrees to further their
careers in the field of Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drugs. Classes will
be held in November on the 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 30th and December on
the 7th and 14th. However, agencies with multiple enrollees may opt
to have on-site instruction.
Registration and classes are held at Indiana University
Northwest on 3400 Broadway in Gary, Indiana. Classes will be held in
November in Room 110 of the Library Conference Center and in December
in Room 115 of the Library Conference Center. Class times are from 6:00
to 8:00 p.m.
Trinity Faith-Based University is approved by the state
of Indiana Commission of Proprietary Education. Its primary focus is
to certify persons in the field of Alcohol, Tobacco and other Drugs.
Trinity has collaborated with Rhonda McKillip M.Ed., LMHC, MAC, CCDC
HI, CDP and Dr. Tommy Williams (Ph.D. in Alcohol and Drugs) to formulate
a four-module course of study for those whose desire to become nationally
certified addiction counselors.
Trinity’s program is accelerated and can be completed
according to your pace. Placement in the programs depends on the following
• Prior training and coursework
• College coursework and transcripts
• Documented certificates and seminars
Completion of the program and awarding of degrees will
depend on your completion of a four-module course. All assignments can
be done via email. Upon completion of the coursework, a posttest will
be given. Then the appropriate degrees will be awarded. The levels of
certification are as follows:
• CAC I credentials
• NCAC H-Bachelor’s level
• MAC-Master’s level
• Ph.D. level
Note: See NAADAC website for credentialing criteria.
***Interested parties may contact Dr. Williams at the
email address listed above for further information.
In addition to the Trinity University B.A., M.A., and
Ph.D. Degree in alcohol and drugs counseling, Trinity Faith Based University
can train interested persons to become certified trainers and presenters
in the use of the Phillip Roy, Inc. Curriculum. Continuing Education
Units can be granted in the Life Skills and Character Education Curriculums.