A California Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Counselor Certification Agency
DHCS Approved • NCCA Accredited

Your Profession, Your Passion, Our Mission

Fast Processing • Friendly Customer ServiceLow Rates

New Counselor Registration or Certification

Your career as a Substance Use Disorder Counselor starts here.

Transfer Your Credentials to CADTP

Transfer your in-state or out-of-state registration or certification.

Verify a Credential

Verify a registered or certified counselor’s credential status.
• Report an ethics violation.

Education Providers

Schools and Universities for formal SUD Counselor education.

Career Center

Job Boards for Counselors and Employers.

Advance your certification level.

Continuing Education Providers

• Approved Providers
Apply for CEU Status

Counselor Resources

Calendar of Events, Links, Articles, Payment Portal

Apply for Specialty Credentials

Certified Peer Recovery Support Specialist

Medication-Assisted Treatment Counselor Credential

CADTP Spring Conference Roundup

See photos and recaps from the CADTP Spring Conference 2022!

2021 CADTP Counselor Survey Results

Download the 2021 CADTP Counselor’s Survey Results.

New Specialty Credentials!

Become a Medication-Assisted Treatment Counselor or a Peer Recovery Support Specialist

Credentials on the Go

In today’s world, we know you sometimes need access to your credentials on the go. When you receive your digital certificate and badge via email, you will always have your credentials at the click of a button.

CEU Providers

Certified Counselors

Registered Counselors