CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY COUNSELOR REQUIREMENTS

Individuals must complete and submit an appropriate application, fee and all required documentation to be certified/licensed by the Board.

CDCA: Chemical Dependency Counselor Assistant Preliminary (PHASE I)

CDCA: Chemical Dependency Counselor Assistant (PHASE II)

  • Must be at least 18 years of age and hold a High School Diploma or GED
  • Hold a Phase I of CDCA for at least 10 months
  • Thirty (30) hours of chemical dependency specific education (completed after obtaining CDCA Phase I status) in the required content areas
  • Completion of online application

LCDC II: Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor II

LCDC III: Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor III

LICDC: Licensed Independent Chemical Dependency Counselor

CS: Clinical Supervisor Endorsement