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Approval in Alabama

Alabama Alcohol & Drug Abuse Association

  • Provider Info:

  • Cycle: Renewal every 2 years
  • Total Requirement: 20 credit hours required; 10 may be earned with CE-credit.com.
    AADAA has special CE requirements. Those requirements are listed below.

Applies To:

  • Alabama Addiction Counselors

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. CE-credit.com 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
https://www.aadaa.us/

  • Requirement: HIV/AIDS, 4 credit hours

    4 credits required every two years.

    We do not yet offer courses to fulfill this requirement.

  • Requirement: Ethics, 4 credit hours

    4 credit hours required every two years. It is recommended that you choose courses with the word “ethics” specifically in the title.

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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!

AADAA uses the term credit hours to refer to continuing education credit hours. Our system normally refers to CE credit hours. On CE-credit.com these terms may be considered synonymous.

Contact Info

Alabama Alcohol and Drug Abuse Association
717 Hwy 67 South Suite 2
Decatur, AL 35603
(256) 432-2781
https://www.aadaa.us/

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Alabama:

  • Addiction Counselors

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.