Continuing Education for Addiction Counselors in Alaska

CE requirements for Alaska addiction and behavioral health counselors:

Chemical Dependency Counselor Technician
Chemical Dependency Counselor I
Chemical Dependency Counselor II
Behavioral Health Technician
Behavioral Health Counselor I
Behavioral Health Counselor II
Advanced Behavioral Health Counselor

  • All of the above practitioners must complete 40 hours of CE every 2 years, including 3 hours of ethics and 3 hours of confidentiality
  • The Alaska Commission accepts online learning

CE Approvals: The Alaska Commission for Behavioral Health Certification accepts programs from NAADAC approved sponsors. Athealth.com is approved as a continuing education provider by the National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) Provider #148460.

AK addiction and behavioral health counselors can earn all forty (40) of their CE credits online through athealth.com. View the course catalog at http://athealth.com/course-catalog/

State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the Alaska continuing education regulations, go to https://www.akcertification.org/

Page last modified or reviewed by athealth.com on September 10, 2017