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Approval in Oregon

The Addiction Counselor Certification Board of Oregon

  • Provider Info:

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

Applies To:

  • Oregon Addiction Counselors
  • Oregon Prevention Specialists

Our distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for addiction counselors, as set forth by the Addiction Counselor Certification Board of Oregon.

We offer a wide variety of courses that fulfill Category I and II requirements. We offer many courses to help fulfill the requirement of 6 ethics credits per renewal period. Requirement takes effect Jan. 1, 2011.
CADC Renewal Requirements:
1) 40 hours total of continuing education. – 20 hours minimum in Category I (Alcohol & Drug Counseling Education) – 20 hours maximum in Category II (Counseling Education) – All 40 hours can be Alcohol and Drug specific training
2) 6 hours of the 40 hours must be in Ethics
3) 2 hours of the 40 hours must be in Tobacco Dependence/Prevention

CRM Renewal Requirements:
1) 20 hours total of continuing education – all 20 hours can be addiction and recovery specific
2) 6 hours of the 20 hours must be in Ethics

CPS Renewal Requirements:
1) 40 hours of prevention continuing education
2) 6 hours of the 40 hours must be in Ethics

CAGC Renewal Requirements:
1) 40 hours total of continuing education. – 20 hours minimum in Category I (Gambling Counselor Education) – 20 hours maximum in Category II (Counseling Education) – All 40 hours can be Gambling Specific

Initial Licensure:

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. CE Learning Systems LLC maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

The Addiction Counselor Certification Board of Oregon
2209 Lloyd Center
Portland, Oregon 97232
503-231-8164
[email protected]
https://www.mhacbo.org/en/

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Live Webinars with Prominent Experts

CE Learning Systems also offers live webinars for addiction counselors and prevention specialists in our new Make An Impact webinar series. Offered through our sister site, CE-Go.com, this series features some of the most well-known speakers in behavioral health today. Recent sessions include:

  • Clinical Practice in the Age of Technology – Pamela Harmell, PhD
  • Star Wars, Star Trek, and Harry Potter, Oh My! Helping Clients Heal Through Stories – Janina Scarlet, PhD
  • Helping Clients Maintain Mental Health and Addictions Recovery Through the Storm: Catastrophes and Pandemics – Mark Sanders, LCSW, CADC
  • COVID-19 Anxiety and Fear: Meeting the Challenges of a Growing Mental Health Pandemic Using Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) – John P. Forsyth, PhD
  • ...and many more to come!
Make An Impact
This was the best presentation I've seen in a very long time. The material was relevant and interesting, and was presented in a manner that made it feel immediately applicable to my work with clients. Loved it. Can't wait to buy the book! – SC, New York

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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!

ACCBO 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

The Addiction Counselor Certification Board of Oregon
2209 Lloyd Center
Portland, Oregon 97232
503-231-8164
[email protected]
https://www.mhacbo.org/en/

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Oregon:

  • 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.