Continuing Education for Licensed Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors in Minnesota

CE requirements for MN addiction counselors (LADC):

  • 40 CE hours every 2 years, including 9 hours of diversity and 3 hours of ethics
  • Board accepts online courses

CE Approvals:The MN Board of Behavioral Health and Therapy will accept relevant courses from providers approved by NAADAC. is approved as a continuing education provider by the National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) Provider #148460

MN alcohol and drug counselors can earn all 40 of their CE credits online through View the course catalog at

State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the MN continuing education regulations, go to

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