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Approval in Alaska

The Alaska Commission for Chemical Dependency Professionals Certification

  • Provider Info:

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

Applies To:

  • Alaska Addiction Counselors

AddictionCounselorCE.com is approved to offer initial certification and recertification for Alcohol/Drug Counselors.

Renewal Info:
40 hours every 2 years from licensed date.
3 hours of ethics
3 hours of confidentiality

Initial Certification No-Degree:

Counselor Tech. (84 Contact Hrs)
CDC I (148 Contact Hrs)
CDC II (176 Contact Hrs)
CDC Clinical Supervisor (206 Contact Hrs)
Administrator (73 Contact Hrs)

Behavioral Health Tech. (127 Contact Hrs)
Behavioral Health Counselor I (159 Contact Hrs)
Behavioral Health Counselor II (96 Contact Hrs)
Advanced Behavioral Health Counselor (166 Contact Hrs)

Initial Certification With a Degree:

Counselor Tech. (20 Contact Hrs)
CDC I (20 Contact Hrs)
CDC II (48 Contact Hrs)
CDC Clinical Supervisor (78 Contact Hrs)
Administrator (73 Contact Hrs)

Behavioral Health Tech. (12 Contact Hrs)
Behavioral Health Counselor I (36 Contact Hrs)
Behavioral Health Counselor II (40 Contact Hrs)
Advanced Behavioral Health Counselor (70 Contact Hrs)

An unlimited number of hours of distance learning allowed for initial certification. Please visit the following link for the matrix and the exact break down of hours needed in each category.

http://www.akcertification.org/index.php?main_page=page&id=24

We are an approved provider of NAADAC, Provider #410

Board Contact Info

Alaska Certification Board
P.O. Box 220109,
Anchorage, Alaska 99522-0109
(907)332-4333
[email protected]
https://akcertification.org/

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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
  • ...and many more to come!
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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!

The Alaska Commission for Chemical Dependency Professionals Certification 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

Alaska Certification Board
P.O. Box 220109,
Anchorage, Alaska 99522-0109
(907)332-4333
[email protected]
https://akcertification.org/

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Alaska:

  • 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.