ALL states require study in issues related to ethics, both when obtaining a credential and when maintaining one. Coursework in this Series focus on the ethical needs and issues counselors face when delivering treatment services. Most courses include vignettes that look at specific issues and common problems that confront counselors. The 12-hour Basic Ethics for Addiction Professionals is appropriate for students seeking their initial credential, while all other courses can be used for CE hours.
PLEASE NOTE: All states require at least 3 and typically 6 hours of ethics for recredentialing purposes.