Skip to main content

Approval in Colorado

Colorado Department of Regulatory Agencies

  • Provider Info:

  • Cycle: Renewal every 2 years
  • Next Renewal: Aug 31, 2021
  • Total Requirement: 40 ce credit hours required; All 40 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • Colorado Addiction Counselors

One CE hour is equivalent to one PDH.

Renewal Info:

Licensees should accrue at least 40 PDH during each 2-year renewal cycle.

No more than 20 PDH may be accrued in a single PDA category during a 2-year renewal cycle.

Board Contact Info

Mary McMahon, CAC Clinical Training Program Manager
Office of Behavioral Health
[email protected]
303.866.7826
https://dpo.colorado.gov/AddictionCounselor

View More Courses Currently 425 of our courses are available for addiction counselors licensed by DORA. These are just a few examples!

View More Courses Sign Up for a Free Course

Live Webinars with Prominent Experts

CE Learning Systems also offers live webinars for addiction counselors 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

Addiction Counselor CE Unlimited Distance CE members get 20% off all live webinars.

Sign Up

View Upcoming Webinars

 

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!

DORA uses the term ce 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

Mary McMahon, CAC Clinical Training Program Manager
Office of Behavioral Health
[email protected]
303.866.7826
https://dpo.colorado.gov/AddictionCounselor

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Colorado:

  • 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.