New Certification: Certified Food Addiction Professional (CFAP)

The Addiction Professionals Certification Board of New Jersey introduces a new certification, the Certified Food Addiction Professional (CFAP).

Required to get this certification is completion of the INFACT Food Addiction Counselor Training.

  • This training is designed for current or future professionals in the fields of addiction, social work, health, obesity, nutrition, physical education, etc.
    It will benefit anyone wishing to increase their knowledge of the root causes of food addiction/compulsive eating and the enduring solution for it. All graduates will have learned effective methods of counseling and treatment to achieve lasting recovery.
  • INFACT alumni are launching their own practices and being hired as CERTIFIED Food Addiction Professionals (CFAPs) for leading obesity centers, hospitals and food addiction treatment centers internationally!

Scope of Service: To use the Certified Food Addiction Professional (CFAP) credential in your licensed practice or employment as an active licensed Healthcare Professional. (MD, DO, PhD, PsyD, Ed.D, LCADC, LPC, LCSW, LMFT, Advanced Practice Nurse (APN), Licensed Nutritionist or Dietician. CLINICAL FOCUS MUST BE ON FOOD ADDICTION ONLY. THIS CREDENTIAL IS NOT TO BE UTILIZED FOR THE TREATMENT OF OTHER EATING DISORDERS.

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