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Approval in New York

New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports

  • Provider
    • OASAS 0707
  • 60 CE Credit hours required every 3 years — All 60 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • New York Addiction Counselors
  • New York Prevention Specialists

Our distance learning courses are available for continuing education credit for addiction counselors, as set forth by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services.

AddictionCounselorCE.com courses have been reviewed and approved by OASAS. To determine a particular course approval by level of initial and renewal credentialing, check the OASAS Information box on the detail page for any course.
Or, you can consult the OASAS Database:
https://webapps.oasas.ny.gov/training/providers.cfm?providerType=&providerID=707&tcID=2

CASAC
You must document completion of continuing professional education consisting of a minimum of 60 clock hours (40 hours must be related to substance abuse counseling).

- A one-time requirement for three hours of Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) training must be completed by all CASACs. If you have not submitted the approved training with a previous initial or renewal application, you will need to do so on your next application.

- A continuing requirement for six (6) hours of OASAS approved ethics training will be required upon every renewal.

*If you hold a Gambling Specialty Designation, an additional 10 hours of gambling-related education and/or training must be completed and submitted.

CPP & CPS
You must document completion of continuing professional education consisting of a minimum of 60 clock hours (40 clock hours must be related to substance use disorder prevention).

*If you hold a Gambling Specialty Designation, an additional 10 hours of gambling-related education and/or training must be completed and submitted.

Continuing education (renewal) requirements must be met by the expiration date of your current credential.

AddictionCounselorCE, a service CE Learning Systems, is approved to offer continuing educations courses by OASAS (#0707). CE Learning Systems LLC maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports
1450 Western Avenue
Albany, New York 12203-3526
(518)-473-3460
Email: [email protected]
https://oasas.ny.gov/

OASAS accepts individual courses only. Currently 94 of our courses are available for addiction counselors and prevention specialists licensed by OASAS. These are just a few examples! Use the form below to search courses.

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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.

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