Medical Issues in Addictions

2 Hour CEU

Dr. Shaw explains the purpose of medicine from Proverbs and the phenomenology of addiction. Withdrawal symptoms are described along with how the counselor can work with medical personnel.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Medical Issues in Addictions

    • Welcome!

    • Medical Issues and Addictions

    • Counseling and Substance Abuse

  • 2

    Bonus Content!

    • Start a group study at your church or program!

    • Completing Your Addictions Counseling Specialization with ACBC

    • Get Commissioned with The Addiction Connection (CABC)


DMin, Biblical Counseling, ACBC since 2002, CADAC II

Dr. Mark E. Shaw

Mark is a certified biblical counselor and Founder of The Addiction Connection. As an author, speaker, teacher of the Word, and certified alcohol and drug addiction counselor, Mark has been involved in helping people who struggle with addictions since 1991. He serves as the Director of Counseling at Grace Fellowship Church in Florence, KY. He and his wife, Mary, have 4 young adult children.


What if I already purchased "ACBC Addictions Counseling Specialization - Education Phase"?

Please note that if you have already purchased "ACBC Addictions Counseling Specialization - Education Phase" for $197 from The Addiction Connection, then you already have this mini-course. If you have any questions, please email us at or reach out to ACBC at