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Approval in California

California Association for Alcohol/Drug Educators

  • Provider Info:

    • CAADE CP40 739 H 0223
  • Cycle: Renewal every 2 years
  • Total Requirement: 40 credit hours required; All 40 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.
    CAADE has special CE requirements. Those requirements are listed below.

Applies To:

  • California Addiction Counselors

Our distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for addiction counselors as set forth by CAADE. Please note that CAADE will only accept distant learning courses that are 8 credit hours or less.

CATC
Certified Addictions Treatment Counselors must obtain 40 hours of continuing education credit hours every 2 years. Nine (9) hours of addiction-specific Laws and Ethics must be included as part of the 40 credit hours every 2 years.

CCS
Certified Clinical Supervisors must earn 6 continuing education credit hours specific to Clinical Supervision (if you are also renewing your CATC the 6 CCS hours may applied to the total 40 CE credits).

Board Contact Info

California Association for Drug/Alcohol Educators
5230 Clark Ave
Lakewood, CA 90712
(707) 722-2331
[email protected]
https://dev.caade.org/

  • Requirement: Addiction Specific Law & Ethics, 9 credit hours

    CAADE requires that nine (9) continuing education credit hours of addiction specific law and ethics be earned as part of the 40 credit hours required every two years. The following courses are available to help fulfill that requirement.

    22 courses available. View Courses

  • Requirement: Clinical Supervision, 6 credit hours

    Certified Clinical Supervisors (CCS) must earn 6 continuing education credit hours specific to Clinical Supervision. The following courses are available to help fulfill your requirement.

    We do not yet offer courses to fulfill this requirement.

View All Courses CAADE accepts individual courses only. Currently 334 of our courses are available for addiction counselors licensed by CAADE. These are just a few examples!

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  • Clinical Practice in the Age of Technology – Pamela Harmell, PhD
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  • 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
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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!

CAADE 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

California Association for Drug/Alcohol Educators
5230 Clark Ave
Lakewood, CA 90712
(707) 722-2331
gmil[email protected]
https://dev.caade.org/

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in California:

  • Addiction Counselors

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.