Continuing Education for Addiction and Prevention Professionals in WV

CE requirements for addiction counselors in West Virginia:

  • 40 hours of CE every 2 years, including 6 hours of addiction specific training, and 6 hours of addiction specific ethics.

CE Approvals: The West Virginia Certification Board for Addiction & Prevention Professionals accepts programs offered by NAADAC approved sponsors. is approved as a continuing education provider by the National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) Provider #148460.

View the course catalog at

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

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