Continuing Education for New Jersey Alcohol and Drug Counselors

CE requirements for NJ addiction counselors (LADC, MLADC, LCS, CADC, CRSW):

LADC - Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor
MLADC - Master Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor

  • 40 hours every 2 years, including 6 hours of in legal standards related to the practice of alcohol and drug counseling in New Jersey
  • 3 hours in cultural competence
  • Maximum of 20 hours of online learning

CADC - Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor

  • 60 hours every 2 years, including 6 hours in legal standards related to the practice of alcohol and drug counseling in New Jersey
  • 3 hours in cultural competence
  • Maximum of 30 hours of online learning

LCS - Licensed Clinical Supervisor

  • 40 hours every 2 years per above LADC requirements, including 6 hours of training in clinical supervision

CRSW - Certified Recovery Support Worker

  • 12 hours every 2 years

CE Approvals: New Jersey Alcohol and Drug Counselor Committee accepts courses from NAADAC approved providers. Athealth.com 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 http://athealth.com/course-catalog/

State laws can change. Practitioners are responsible for determining their state’s licensure requirements. To view the NJ continuing education regulations, go to http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/adc/Pages/regulations.aspx

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