About the Course Instructor

Elizabeth S. Harden, M.S., L.M.H.C., C.A.P.

Elizabeth S. Harden

Nearly two decades of exemplary experience in the treatment of substance abuse and mental health disorders thorough administrative leadership, program management, and counseling.


  • Provide mental health and substance abuse counseling
  • Design and implement population specific interventions
  • Design and provide state training for both clinical and administrative topics
  • Serve on both local and state boards
  • Provide consultation on curriculum design and test development


Nova University, Davie, Florida
Master of Science in Mental Health Counseling

University of Tampa, Tampa, Florida
Bachelor of Science in Criminology

Certification and Licenses

Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Awarded 1999

International Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor
Awarded 1996

Certified Addictions Professional
Awarded 1996

Certified Criminal Justice Addiction Professional
Awarded 1995

Certified Associate Addictions Professional
Awarded 1992