I'm a 34 yr old male from Ohio.I'm starting my adn program.My dream is to be in substance abuse nursing/mental health.Can i obtain this as a new grad and also just with an ASN RN.What special clases should i take and what are the steps i need to do to get there.My calling is to help others with substance abuse problems.I would do excellent in groups and things of that nature.I also was told that i should check out the detox area does all hosp. have this. THis is a great site with many helpful and knowledged minds. GOD BLESS YOU!!!