Approved Providers

Please note: As of April 23, 2021, the DCA-ADCC Committee determined that persons holding a Master’s degree who, after having their course content evaluated, need additional hours to satisfy the 270 hours requirementmust complete all the remaining hours through a synchronous/interactive training experience, that is the courses must be taken either LIVE in-person or LIVE virtually (i.e: ZOOM platform). Asynchronous (online) coursework for any of the remaining/required courses that were not waived by the course content review is not acceptable. V. REGULATORY/

Distance Learning: There has always been a maximum of  54 hours allowed for distance learning. Please refer to the above note for other limitations.

LCADC/CADC Approved Educational Providers Colleges and Universities offering degree credits. Colleges and Universities listed below  have had specific courses approved for some or all of the required 270 alcohol and drug counselors training hours for initial certification or licensure for the LCADC or CADC.

Colleges and Universities offering degree credit

  • Atlantic Cape Community College email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Bergen County College: Mayda Gonzalez-Bosch <email hidden; JavaScript is required>
  • Brookdale Community College: Sara Burrill email hidden; JavaScript is required.
  • Camden County College: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Centenary University:email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Georgian Court College: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Hudson County College: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Middlesex County College: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Monmouth University Social Work Dept & Dept. of Professional Counseling 732-923-4572
  • Montclair University: email hidden; JavaScript is required.">email hidden; JavaScript is required.
  • Ocean County College: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Ramapo College of New Jersey: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Raritan Valley College: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Rowan College at Burlington County: : email hidden; JavaScript is requiredu
  • Rowan College of South Jersey email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Rider University: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Rutgers School Social Work-ACT:email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • The College of NJ: 609-771-3018
  • Warren County College:  email hidden; JavaScript is required

Agencies and Colleges approved for full LCADC/CADC Workshop credit 

  • Care Plus NJ, Inc.: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • County College of Morris: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  •  Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services: state.nj.us/humanservices/dmhas/home/
  • Governor’s Council on Alcohol & Drug Abuse: 609-777-0526
  • MTI: 732-793-6704
  • National Association of Social Workers: www.naswnj.org
  • NJPN (New Jersey Prevention Network): www.njpn.org
  • Preferred Behavioral Health Group: :  email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Professional Training Academy: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Rutgers – University Behavioral Health Center: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • The Southwest Council: 856-794-1011   www.southwestcouncil.org
  • Wellspring Center for Prevention –https://wellspringprevention.org/training/addiction-counselors

 Distance Learning: (Asynchronous)

Certified Peer Recovery Specialist Approved Training Agencies:

  • CARES: Preventioniskey.org
  • Center for Family Services Inc. centerffs.org
  • CFC Loud and Clear Foundation: https://healingus.org/
  • City of Angels Recovery Coach Academy- www.cityofangelsnj.org
  • County College of Morris:  email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Integrity House: integrityhouse.org
  • Mainstream Recovery: mainstreamrecovery.com
  • NJPN (New Jersey Prevention Network): njpn.org
  • Ocean County College- Toms River- Patricia Gianotti <email hidden; JavaScript is required>
  • Prevention Links: www.preventionlinks.org
  • Professional Training Academy: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • RAFTS, Inc.  email hidden; JavaScript is required  www.raftsnj.org
  • Rowan College of South Jersey: email hidden; JavaScript is required  web: rcsj.edu/cte
  • The Southwest Council: 856-794-1011   southwestcouncil.org

Agencies that offer individually approved CADC coursework

  • Administrative Office of the Courts: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Behavioral Crossroads: www.behavioralcrossroads.com 609-645-2500
  • Behavioral Health Matters:https://behavioralhealthmatters.com
  • Bridgeway Rehabilitation Services www.bridgewayrehab.com
  • CAI-CE4less: www.caiglobal.org
  • Center for Prevention and Counseling: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Council on Compulsive Gambling: www.800gambler.org
  • Discovery Institute for Addictive Disorders: 732-946-9444
  •  NCADD-NJ: Statewide: 609-689-0599
  • Phoenix Risings Counseling: :email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Step, Inc: email hidden; JavaScript is required
  • Seabrook House: 856-455-7575-ext 1042
  • UMDNJ Tobacco Dependence Program: 732-235-8222