Category Archives: Alcohol and Drug Counseling

Boards Adopt New Credentials

The Board of Directors also approved new credentials for a number of boards:

  • Hawaii is adding Clinical Supervisor, Certified Criminal Justice Addictions Professional, Prevention Specialist, and Co-Occurring Disorders Professional Diplomate.
  • California will now offer the Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor credential.
  • Delaware took on the Prevention Specialist credential.

With these new additions, IC&RC now represents more than 50 prevention boards, indicating the rapid growth in this professional certification.

New Boards on Board

More than 90 delegates from Member Boards gathered to set the direction for the future of the international organization. Three new boards were happily voted into the organization:

  • Life Challenge International Alcohol and Drug Counselor Certification Board (India)
  • Prevention Credentialing Consortium of Georgia
  • Tennessee Certification Board (Prevention Specialist)