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Approval in Louisiana

Louisiana Addictive Disorder Regulatory Authority

  • Provider Info:

    • ADRA ADRA AEP # E012
  • Cycle: Renewal every 2 years
  • Total Requirement: 48 credit hours required

Applies To:

  • Louisiana Addiction Counselors
  • Louisiana Prevention Specialists

Substance abuse/Addiction Specific education hours are defined as only those hours obtained from courses/workshops/seminars that have the actual words “substance abuse” “addiction” “drug abuse” in the title of the course.

Applicants for addiction counselor certification may substitute up to 300 hours of AEP education for up to 18 semester hours of college credit in substance abuse counseling courses.
Applicants for compulsive gambling counselor certification are required to have 30 hours of AEP education in compulsive gambling.
Applicants for prevention specialist certification must have 100 hours of AEP education.
Applicants for counselor in training certification must have 180 hours of AEP education.

Louisiana also accepts up to 270 hours of distance learning for initial certification hours.

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Board Contact Info

Louisiana Addictive Disorder Regulatory Authority
4919 Jamestown Avenue, Suite 203
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(225) 361-0698
[email protected]
https://www.la-adra.org/

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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!

ADRA 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

Louisiana Addictive Disorder Regulatory Authority
4919 Jamestown Avenue, Suite 203
Baton Rouge, LA 70808
(225) 361-0698
[email protected]
https://www.la-adra.org/

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Louisiana:

  • 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.