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New Counselor Registration or Certification

Your career as a Substance Use Disorder Counselor starts here.

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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

Medication-Assisted Treatment Counselor Credential

Driving Under the Influence Treatment Counselor

I just think you all are the best! I recommend CADTP to potential Counselors and renewing Counselors to use CADTP. Thank you for all you do for so many. You never make us feel like a burden. – CADTP Counselor

CADTP Fall Seminar: Best Practices for California DUI Programs

October 4, 2024
Sacramento, CA

2022 CADTP Counselor Survey Results

Download the 2021 CADTP Counselor’s Survey Results.

New PATHWAYS for CADTP Registrants!

The all-new Pathways system will help you track your steps on the pathway to becoming a certified SUD Counselor!

New Specialty Credentials!

Become a Medication-Assisted Treatment Counselor, Peer Recovery Support Specialist, or Driving Under the Influence Treatment Counselor

CADTP Spring Conference in Review

Enjoy the Spring Conference Slide Show and Summary

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

I think CADTP provides a great source for new and renewing registration. I enjoy the newsletter as it presents needed upcoming information for events and other opportunities. – CADTP Counselor