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Approval in Louisiana

Louisiana Addictive Disorder Regulatory Authority CE Information

Provider
  • ADRA ADRA AEP # E012

Applies To:

  • Louisiana Addiction Counselors
    • CIT
    • ATA
    • CAC
    • CCGC
    • CCS
    • LAC
    • RAC
  • Louisiana Prevention Specialists
    • CPP
    • LPP
    • PSIT
    • RPP

Our distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for addiction counselors, as set forth by the Louisiana State Board of Certification for Substance Abuse Counselors.

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.

Addiction Counselor CE is a service of CE Learning Systems LLC. CE Learning Systems is approved to offer continuing educations courses by ADRA (AEP # E012), NAADAC and many ICRC certification boards. CE Learning Systems LLC maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

Louisiana Addictive Disorder Regulatory Authority
(225) 361-0698
admin@lsbcsac.org
https://www.la-adra.org

Select the relevant credential above for detailed info.

Counselor in Training

Any person who has not yet met the qualification to become a licensed, certified or registered counselor, but who has made application to the board in accordance with the provisions of this Chapter and procedures established by the board. 180 credits must be addiction specific.

Initial Credential

180 CE credit hours required for initial credential.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for earning your CIT initial credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the CIT credential.

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Credential Renewal

20 CE credit hours required for renewal.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for renewing your CIT credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the CIT credential.

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Addiction Treatment Associate

6 hours of professional ethics

Credential Renewal

6 CE credit hours required for renewal.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for renewing your ATA credential.

Addiction Counselor CE does not currently offer any courses applicable to this credential.

Certified Addiction Counselor

Initial - 6 credits in professional ethics, 180 credits substance abuse specific education, 114 credits related education. - Renewal- 6 credits in professional ethics, 42 credits substance abuse specific or related education.

Initial Credential

300 CE credit hours required for initial credential.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for earning your CAC initial credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the CAC credential.

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Credential Renewal

48 CE credit hours required for renewal.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for renewing your CAC credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the CAC credential.

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Certified Compulsive Gambling Counselor

Initial - 60 credits Substance Abuse specific and 30 credits gambling specific. Renewal - 6 credits ethics and 8 credit gambling specific.

Initial Credential

90 CE credit hours required for initial credential.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for earning your CCGC initial credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the CCGC credential.

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Credential Renewal

14 CE credit hours required for renewal.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for renewing your CCGC credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the CCGC credential.

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Certified Clinical Supervisor

Initial - 60 credits Substance Abuse specific and 30 credits supervision specific. Renewal - 6 credits ethics and 8 credit supervision specific.

Initial Credential

90 CE credit hours required for initial credential.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for earning your CCS initial credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the CCS credential.

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Credential Renewal

14 CE credit hours required for renewal.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for renewing your CCS credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the CCS credential.

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Licensed Addiction Counselor

Initial - 6 credits in professional ethics, 180 credits substance abuse specific education, 114 credits related education. - Renewal- 6 credits in professional ethics, 42 credits substance abuse specific or related education.

Initial Credential

300 CE credit hours required for initial credential.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for earning your LAC initial credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the LAC credential.

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Credential Renewal

48 CE credit hours required for renewal.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for renewing your LAC credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the LAC credential.

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Registered Addiction Counselor

Initial - 6 credits in professional ethics, 180 credits substance abuse specific education, 114 credits related education. - Renewal- 6 credits in professional ethics, 42 credits substance abuse specific or related education.

Initial Credential

300 CE credit hours required for initial credential.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for earning your RAC initial credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the RAC credential.

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Credential Renewal

48 CE credit hours required for renewal.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for renewing your RAC credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the RAC credential.

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Certified Prevention Professional

Initial - 90 credits in prevention, 24 credits addiction specific and 6 credits prevention ethics Renewals- 42 credits prevention and 6 credits prevention ethics.

Initial Credential

120 CE credit hours required for initial credential.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for earning your CPP initial credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the CPP credential.

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Credential Renewal

48 CE credit hours required for renewal.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for renewing your CPP credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the CPP credential.

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Licensed Prevention Professional

Initial - 90 credits in prevention, 24 credits addiction specific and 6 credits prevention ethics Renewals- 42 credits prevention and 6 credits prevention ethics.

Initial Credential

120 CE credit hours required for initial credential.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for earning your LPP initial credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the LPP credential.

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Credential Renewal

48 CE credit hours required for renewal.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for renewing your LPP credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the LPP credential.

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Prevention Specialist in Training

20 credits in prevention domains

Credential Renewal

20 CE credit hours required for renewal.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for renewing your PSIT credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the PSIT credential.

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Registered Prevention Professional

Initial - 90 credits in prevention, 24 credits addiction specific and 6 credits prevention ethics Renewals- 42 credits prevention and 6 credits prevention ethics.

Initial Credential

120 CE credit hours required for initial credential.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for earning your RPP initial credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the RPP credential.

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Credential Renewal

48 CE credit hours required for renewal.

You can use Addiction Counselor CE for renewing your RPP credential.

Any course accepted by ADRA is applicable to the RPP credential.

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Disclaimer

We do our best keep our information current, but rules and regulations sometimes change without notice. Please remember it is ultimately your own responsibility for interpreting your state's laws, board rules, course relevancy and all requirements for your state.

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