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CDCA Preliminary & CDCA II Training Series  - 2018

Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals/40 Hour Preliminary CDCA & CDCA II Certification Training

This series is designed to meet the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professional Board requirement for this training.  It will cover a variety of topics that affect the field of addiction from the history of substance abuse treatment up to and including counseling/engagement strategies for people struggling with addictions.

Facilitators include Nan Franks, LICDC-CS, LPC-S, Margaret Scholle, LISW, LICDC, Shari Watchorn, MA, LPCC, Council staff.


Thursday, February 22, 2018
8:30AM – 5:00PM
Total: 7.0 Hours
Professionalism (Ethics)/6.0 Hours
Theories of Addiction /1.0 Hour
Friday, February 23, 2018
8:30AM- 5:00PM
Total: 7.0 Hours       
Theories of Addiction/4.0 Hours
Assessment & Diagnosis/ 3.0 Hours  
Thursday, March 1, 2018

8:30AM – 5:00PM                                                  

Total: 7.0 Hours

Counseling Procedures & Working w/Addicted Populations/ 7.0 Hours
Friday, March 2, 2018
8:30AM – 5:00PM         

Total: 7.0 Hours

Counseling Procedures & Working with Addicted Populations/ 7.0 Hours
Thursday, March 8, 2018
8:30AM- 4:00PM                        
Total: 6.0 Hours
Group Process & Techniques Working with Addicted Populations/5.0 Hours
Treatment Planning/ 1.0 Hour
Friday, March 9, 2018
8:30AM – 4:00PM

Total: 6.0 Hours

Treatment Planning/ 6.0 Hours 



CEU’s: 40.0   Fee: $400 for Preliminary Certification

CEU’s: 30.0   Fee: $300 for CDCA II

The CDCA Preliminary requires that you complete all 40 hours of the series.  The CDCA II requires that you complete 30 hours of specific topics.  Refer to the for what educational hours you need. 

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