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Approval in Mississippi

Mississippi Association of Addiction Professionals

  • Provider Info:

  • Cycle: Renewal every 2 years
  • Total Requirement: 40 credit hours required

Applies To:

  • Mississippi Addiction Counselors

Our distant learning courses are available for continuing education credit for addiction counselors, as set forth by the MAAP.

Initial Certification
When selecting course from this site please be aware that education hours should be related to alcohol/drug counseling. MAAP allows up to 50% of the courses needed for initial licensure to be taken online.

CADC, CADC-I, CADC- II, CAADC and CCJP : 270 contact hours required. 135 contact hours may be earned through distant learning. Six (6) contact hours are required in both HIV and MAAP approved ethics.

Certification Renewal
MAAP now accepts a maximum of 50% of credits from online/distance learning courses.
When selecting course from this site please be aware that education hours should be related to alcohol/drug counseling.

Two hours ethics and two hours HIV/AIDS or Person Centered Planning required for renewal.

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Board Contact Info

Mississippi Association of Addiction Professionals
4785 Old Canton Road
Jackson, MS 39211
601.321.2085
https://msaap.net/

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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!

MAAP 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

Mississippi Association of Addiction Professionals
4785 Old Canton Road
Jackson, MS 39211
601.321.2085
https://msaap.net/

Applicability and Disclaimer

This CE approval information applies to these professionals in Mississippi:

  • 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.