Approval for Addiction Counselors in Ohio
Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board
Provider #: 03-1315-94PVN
CE Learning Systems dba AddictionCounselorCE.com is approved by the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board to offer initial certification and recertification for Alcohol/Drug Counselors.
For Chemical Dependency Counselors
A total of forty (40) hours of field related continuing education is required for each two year renewal period. Of this education, six (6) hours must be chemical dependency specific and three (3) hours must be in ethics.
Individuals who hold the LICDC credentials must also show six (6) hours of education in clinical supervision topics.
For Prevention Professionals
A total of forty (40) hours of field related continuing education is required for each two year renewal period. Of this education, ten (10) hours must be from Foundation II: Foundation in Prevention of Alcohol & Other Drug Use/Abuse/Dependency.
Education may include workshops, seminars, homestudy courses, college courses, etc. There is no limit to the number of homestudy hours that can be completed. The Board guarantees the acceptance of coursework that has been approved for RCHs and that meets the above mentioned criteria. The Board also accepts coursework that has not been pre-approved when appropriate.
To view requirements for Initial Licensure & Certification Requirements, please visit:
|Cycle:||Renewal every 2 years|
|Total Credit Requirement:||40 credits required; All 40 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.|
Vern Riffe Center
77 South High Street, 16th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 387-1110
Fax (614) 387-1109
Applicability and Disclaimer
This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Ohio:
- Addiction Counselors
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.