Master of Biblical Addictions Counseling


Completed applications, transcripts and tuition fees should be mailed to:

ACADC Institute, P.O. Box 326, Yucaipa, CA 92399

Upon completion of 60 hours of ACADC Institute post graduate courses the student is eligible to submit a Master Thesis contributing to the Drug, Alcohol, and Addictions counseling field. A transcript showing completion of a graduate degree from another institution will be evaluated and applied toward completion of this requirement.

I. Print out a copy of the application form. Fill out the form and check the box for Master of Biblical Addictions Counseling. Send it and a check or money order made payable to ACADC in the amount of your tuition fee of $2895 which covers both the Master Degree Program as well as the CSAC I exam and certificate.  If you did not receive your Bachelor Degree through ACADC, you will need to send your transcripts and an additional $30 for transcript review and processing.

II. Take and pass the CSAC I Entrance Inventory Exam. Read the textbooks found on the required Master of Biblical Addictions Counseling textbook list.

Required Textbook List for ACADC Institute - Master of Biblical Addictions Counseling

Victory Over Darkness by Dr. Neil Anderson

The Bondage Breakerby Dr. Neil Anderson

Freedom From Addiction by Mike & Julia Quarles

Christian Families in Recovery by Dr. Robert Tucker & Dr. Stephanie Tucker

Steps to Freedom in Christ by Dr. Neil Anderson

Christ Centered Therapy by Dr. Terry Zuehlke

Psychology Debunked: Revealing the Overcoming Life by Lisa Bazler

The Rebuilding of Psychology by Dr. Gary Collins

Effective Biblical Counseling by Larry Crabb

Competent to Counsel by Jay E. Adams

Crisis Trauma Counseling by Norman H. Wright

The Christian Codependence Recovery Workbook by Dr. Stephanie Tucker

Toxic Psychiatry by Dr. Peter Breggin

The Authority to Tread by Rebecca Greenwood

Approval Addiction by Joyce Meyer

Counseling Through Your Bible Handbook by June Hunt

III. Research and write your Masters Thesis citing 25 sources in your bibliography

IV. Upon completion of your Thesis, and the Master's Exam with a passing score, you will receive your Masters of Biblical Addictions Counseling Degree.

VI. Call 877-478-5756 and speak to an education counselor who will answer your questions and give you all the guidance you may need throughout the processes from enrollment to the awarding of your degree.

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