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Approval in Alabama

Alabama Alcohol & Drug Abuse Association

  • Provider
    • NAADAC 192243
  • 20 CE credit hours required every 2 years — 10 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.
AADAA has special CE requirements. Those requirements are listed below.

Applies To:

  • Alabama Addiction Counselors
  • Alabama Prevention Specialists

Those certified must accumulate 20 hours of Continuing Education (20 contact hours) per year with 6 in ethics every other year and 4 in counselor specific HIV/AIDS also every other year. Documentation of these are to be submitted with the maintenance fees. Addiction Counselor CE provides printable certificates for easy documentation of courses completed.

Renewal is on a quarterly schedule based on initial certification date. Those certified in January, February or March would renew in January. Those certified in April, May, or June would renew in April. Those certified in July, August, or September would renew in July. Those certified in October, November, or December would renew in October.

Board Contact Info

Alabama Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association
717 Hwy 67 South Suite 2
Decatur, AL 35603
(256) 432-2781
[email protected]

View All Courses AADAA accepts individual courses only. Currently 465 of our courses are available for addiction counselors and prevention specialists licensed by AADAA. These are just a few examples!

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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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