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Approval in Wisconsin

Wisconsin Bureau of Health Professions (AODA Counselors)

  • Provider
    • NAADAC 192243
  • 40 CE Credit hours required every 2 years — All 40 may be earned with Addiction Counselor CE.

Applies To:

  • Wisconsin Addiction Counselors
  • Wisconsin Prevention Specialists distant learning course credits are accepted by the WBHP.


Renewal hours must be “relevant to substance abuse counselors”. Clinical Supervisors are required to earn 6 hours in supervision.

Please note that our ethics courses may not be used to satisfy your ethics requirement.

Initial Licensure
For initial licensure of “Substance Abuse Counselors in TrainingWBHP accepts up to 100 hours of our distant learning courses. For initial licensure of new Substance Abuse Counselors and Clinical Substance Abuse Counselors WBHP does not accept our distant learning courses. Please be sure to check Board regulations regarding specific content requirements for initial licensure.

Addiction Counselor CE is a service of CE Learning Systems LLC. CE Learning Systems is approved to offer continuing educations courses by NAADAC (#410) and many ICRC certification boards. CE Learning Systems LLC maintains responsibility for the courses.

Board Contact Info

Wisconsin Bureau of Health Professions (AODA Counselors)
4822 Madison Yards Way
Madison, WI 53705
(608) 266-2112
[email protected]

View All Courses WBHP accepts individual courses only. Currently 415 of our courses are available for addiction counselors and prevention specialists licensed by WBHP. 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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