COUNSELOR
Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CAADC)

Addiction Counselor credential that requires a master’s degree, is international in scope and reciprocal.

Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC)

Addiction Counselor credential that is international in scope and reciprocal, and meets the state staffing requirements.

Provisional Alcohol and Drug Counselor (PADC)

Available to newer addiction counselors wanting to begin the process of working toward full certification.

CLINICAL SUPERVISOR
Certified Clinical Supervisor (CCS)

Professional credential for those providing clinical supervision, and is international in scope and reciprocal.

PREVENTION
Advanced Prevention Specialist (ACPS)
Associate Prevention Specialist (APS)

Available to newer prevention specialists wanting to begin the process of working toward full certification.

Certified Prevention Specialist (CPS)
PEER RECOVERY SPECIALIST
Certified Peer Recovery Specialist (CPRS)

Professional credential for those providing recovery support services.

COMMUNITY HEALTH WORKER
STUDENT ASSISTANCE COUNSELOR
Student Assistance Counselor (SAC)
ENDORSEMENTS
Competency in Problem Gambling (Gambling)
Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Specialty Endorsement (HIV )
Specialty in Cardiovascular Health and Diabetes ()

FOR ALL APPLICANTS

  • Each drop down menu contains the applications of the corresponding credentials.
  • Applications submitted via pictures/images are not permitted. All applications may be scanned and emailed to the office only as PDF files.

If you have any questions regarding the process after reviewing the application(s) email info@ricertboard.org.

The Recertification Application can be found on our homepage.