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Approval in New York

New York State Office of Addiction Services and Supports

  • Provider Info:

    • OASAS 0707
  • Cycle: Renewal every 3 years
  • Total Requirement: 60 credit hours required — All 60 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • New York Addiction Counselors
  • New York Prevention Specialists

Our distant 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.

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

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.

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.

NOTE: If you hold a specialty designation, an additional 10 hours of continuing professional education specific to the specialty designation must be completed.

Board Contact Info

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

OASAS accepts individual courses only. Currently 82 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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Live Webinars with Prominent Experts

CE Learning Systems also offers live webinars for addiction counselors and prevention specialists 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.

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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!

OASAS 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

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

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in New York:

  • 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.