Take the Next Step in Your Career with a Graduate Course in Addictive Behaviours

Posted on: Friday, 12 January 2018

Applications close Friday 2nd February 2018

Turning Point's Master of Addictive Behaviours offered in collaboration with Monash University now includes two alternative exits: Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma in Addictive Behaviours. The course has received eminent reviews from past and present students.

“This course is offered online and this allowed me to learn in my own time. The flexibility is a great benefit and everyone is so supportive, from admin and faculty to my peers.” Mark, Master of Addictive Behaviours graduate.


“I have worked with long-term homeless and complex needs clients for many years. Through completing the Master’s program, I have become a better advocate and can apply what I have learnt to improve outcomes for this group.” Michelle, Master of Addictive Behaviours graduate.


Our Graduate Courses are taught by leading clinicians and international experts in the addiction field and facilitated by Turning Point staff. These courses will expand your specialist knowledge and professional skills to advance your career in the addiction field, progress to a senior role or explore research ideas. Delivered fully online, they combine the quality of a Monash postgraduate degree with the flexibility required by working professionals.

Applications for 2018 entry are now open and close Friday 2nd February 2018.

Apply directly to Monash using the course code M6014 Master of Addictive Behaviours.

The following documentation must be uploaded before an application can be assessed:
• A curriculum vitae/resume showing relevant industry experience
• Academic transcript(s) of relevant degrees
• A statement of purpose (500 words) outlining reasons for undertaking the course and your area(s) of interest.
• Examples of high level written skills (e.g. journal articles, book chapters etc), if required (please refer to entry requirements)
• Evidence you meet Monash’s minimum English language requirements for postgraduate study.

We offer three levels of entry into the Master of Addictive Behaviours depending on prior qualifications and experience which can reduce the overall course duration. If you would like to complete either a Graduate Certificate or Graduate Diploma only, please apply for the Master of Addictive Behaviours and then exit at the level that best suits your requirements.

Learn more at study.monash, or contact Turning Point masters@turningpoint.org.au