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Approval in Missouri

Missouri Credentialing Board

  • Provider Info:

    • MCB 101
  • Cycle: Renewal every 2 years
  • Total Requirement: 40 credit hours required; 34 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • Missouri Addiction Counselors
  • Missouri Prevention Specialists

Note: MSAPCB will only accept online hours from agencies that have partnered with them and are listed on our web site. AddictionCounselorCE.com is an approved partner (#101).

CADC
Initial Certification
Certification hours that can be homestudy/online courses.
180 Contact Hours of Education to include the following:
6 “Live” ethics hours (not from online or home study)
20 hours obtained within the last 12 months

40 renewal CE credit hours every odd year by October. Thirty-four (34) hours can be distance learning, and 6 hours of must be a live ethics course.

CRADC
Initial Certification
Certification hours that can be homestudy/online courses.
300 Contact Hours of Education to include the following:
6 “Live” ethics hours (not from online or home study)
20 hours obtained within the last 12 months

40 renewal CE credit hours every odd year by October. Thirty-four (34) hours can be distance learning, and 6 hours of must be a live ethics course.

CRAADC
Initial Certification
Certification hours that can be homestudy/online courses.
180 Contact Hours of Education to include the following:
6 “Live” ethics hours (not from online or home study)
20 hours obtained within the last 12 months

40 renewal CE credit hours every odd year by October. Thirty-four (34) hours can be distance learning, and 6 hours of must be a live ethics course.

MAADC I
Initial Certification
3 contact hours of “Live” ethics training (not from online or home study).

MAADC II
Initial Certification
Certification hours that can be homestudy/online courses.
90 Contact Hours of Education to include the following:
3 “Live” ethics hours (not from online or home study)
20 hours obtained within the last 12 months

20 renewal CE credit hours, including 3 live ethics credits, every year.

Addiction Counselor CE is a service of CE Learning Systems LLC. CE Learning Systems is approved to offer continuing educations courses by NAADAC (#410) and many ICRC certification boards. Our courses are endorsed by Missouri Substance Abuse Counselors’ Certification Board. CE Learning Systems LLC maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

Missouri Credentialing Board
428 E Capitol Ave
Jefferson City, MO 65101
(573) 616-2300
fax: 573.616.2303
[email protected]
https://missouricb.com/

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Disclaimer

We do our best keep our information current, but state laws sometimes change without notice. Please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.

If you are aware of a change in your requirements that is not shown here, please let us know!

MCB uses the term credit hours to refer to continuing education credit hours. Our system normally refers to CE credit hours. On Addiction Counselor CE these terms may be considered synonymous.

Contact Info

Missouri Credentialing Board
428 E Capitol Ave
Jefferson City, MO 65101
(573) 616-2300
fax: 573.616.2303
[email protected]
https://missouricb.com/

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Missouri:

  • Addiction Counselors
  • Prevention Specialists

Please Note:

Carefully read your state licensure renewal requirements as some jurisdictions have specific topic requirements or limits on the number of accepted Online/Home Study credits.

State laws often change, so please remember it is your responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, licensure requirements, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.