CE Information
 

The National Conference on Addiction Disorders is the premier provider of continuing education for addiction, behavioral and mental health professionals. We bring together the best and brightest speakers from many disciplines.    NCAD Sessions and workshops are intended for Addiction Therapists, Therapists, Counselors, Clinical Counselors, Clinical Supervisors, Pastoral Counselors, Psychologists, Social Workers Administrators, Physicians, Executives,   Mental Health Therapists, Social Workers and allied professionals in the fields of addictions and behavioral health, mental health.
 
Conference Objectives:
  1. To identify current evidence/based specific diagnostic and treatment approaches, counseling skills and modalities that will be successfully applied to the fields of mental health, behavioral health and addictive disorders; including but not limited to: Trauma Integrated, CoOccuring, Holistic, Prescription Drug and Opioid Abuse, Counseling and Psychotherapy Disorder, Process Addictions Disorders and Ethics, Marketing/Business Development  and  Leadership and Management.
  2. To identify the symptoms and characteristics of the disorders mentioned in objective #1.
  3. To participate in sessions and workshops that offer assessments and treatments to address disorders in objective#1.
 
11-20-2017 Update
NCAD received CE approval from the following organizations in 2017. Check back for details on 2018.
 
NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
AAHCPAD - American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders

NCAD's continuing education co-sponsor, CE Learning Systems, LLC, dba CE-credit.com, has been approved to offer continuing education credit for (Certified Addiction Specialists CAS) in accordance with the American Academy of Health Care Providers in the Addictive Disorders. AAHCPAD, 16-1460.

Credit may be claimed for all Certified Addiction Specialists (CAS)

AMA, The American Medical Association, Category 2 CME Credit, Self Claiming
This program has not been submitted for CME but can be self applied for Category 2 self claiming only.
 
Category 2 activities are self-designated by those applying for the PRA. In order to determine the number of Category 2 credits to be declared, physicians should record the actual number of hours spent in the learning activity. Category 2 credits do not need to be documented or verified by an external party. It is recommended that physicians maintain on-going records of these activities in preparation for submission of information for the Physician's Recognition Award Self-claiming only.
Credit may be claimed for Physicians.
For more information please refer to:
https://cme.ucsd.edu/docs/ama_pra_system_what_every_physician_should_know.pdf
 
APA -American Psychological Association
CE Learning Systems, LLC, is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. CE Learning Systems maintains responsibility for this program and its content.
Credit may be claimed for psychologists, mental health professionals.
 
ASWB - Association of State Social Work Boards
CE Learning Systems (Provider #1020) is approved as a provider for social work continuing education by the Association of State Social Work Boards (ASWB) www.aswb.org, through the Approved Continuing Education ACE program. CE Learning Systems LLC maintains responsibility for the program. ASWB Approval Period: 02/23/2016 – 02/23/2019. Social workers should contact their regulatory board to determine course approval. Social workers participating in this course will receive up to 26.50 continuing education clock hours (inlcudes preconference).
 
Note:  New Jersey will not be approved for the 2017 Program; if you would like to apply for approval for New Jersey Social Workers, here are the links to do so: For more information on New Jersey CE Course approval application, www.aswb.org/newjersey. You can find details about New Jersey CE Course approval at:
Credit may be claimed for social workers.
CCAPP  The California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals 
CCAPP is an approved provider., provider Number OS-11-154-0819
Approval Period 08-30-2017 to 08-30-2019.
 
 CAARR and CAADAC have become The California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAPP). 
Credit may be claimed for all drug counselors, CCS- Certified Clinical Supervisor and CCPS -Certified Clinical Supervisor.
 

IC+RC -International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium

This program is approved by. IC&RC. 

IC&RC establishes, monitors, and advances reciprocal competency standards for eight reciprocal credentials: Alcohol & Drug Counselor (ADC), Advanced Alcohol & Drug Counselor (AADC), Clinical Supervisor (CS) Prevention Specialist (PS)  Certified Criminal Justice Addictions Professional (CCJP) Certified Co-Occurring Disorders Professional (CCDP) Certified Co-Occurring Disorders Professional Diplomate (CCDPD), Peer Recovery (PR).

NBCC - National Board for Certified Counselors

Vendome Group, LLC has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6791.  Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Vendome Group, LLC is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.

Credit may be claimed for counselors.
 
SESSION NOT APPROVED:

Sessions MK1-MK8, B01- B12, and MOV1  are not approved for credit.

NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals
This course has been approved by Vendome Group, LLC, as a NAADAC  Approved Education Provider for educational credits. NAADAC Provider # 99312.  Vendome Group LLC is responsible for all aspects of their programming. Programs that do not qualify for NAADAC credit are clearly identified. The total credits available for NAADAC are up to 26.50 (inlcudes preconference).
Credit may be claimed for counselors, educators and other addiction-focused health care professionals.
 
NASW,- National Association of Social Workers
This program is pending approval by the National Association of Social Workers (Approval # 886547050-9534). Social Work continuing education contact hours.
 
NASW- National Association of Social Workers:
Please note the following states do not accept National CE Approval Programs and require individual program/provider application processes:
         West Virginia ( www.wvsocialworkboard.org )
 
The following states currently do not recognize NASW National Approval. Applications can be submitted to NASW State Chapters:
 
         New Jersey ( www.naswnj.org )
         Idaho (www.naswidaho.org )
         Oregon( www.nasworegon.org )
 
Credit may be claimed for Social Workers
 
CDR - Commission on Dietetic Registration
 
Credit may be claimed for RDN, DTR, RD, and CDR
Learning Codes: 1040, 1050, 6000, 6010 Provider Code: MD2200

CP2 Level 2,

 
STATE ORGANIZATIONS:
NY – Social Workers
Vendome Group's Co-Sponsor, CE Learning Systems SW CPE is recognized by the New York State Education Department's State Board for Social Work as an approved provider of continuing education for licensed social workers #0060.  The program is approved.
 
State Boards:
Because regulations and guidelines do change, please check with your state licensing board to ensure that nationally approved courses can be used to satisfy your continuing education needs. In most cases state licensing boards allow courses for re-certification if they are nationally approved.
 
Nursing Accrediation
Currently we do not offer Nursing Credentialing.
 
 
CE Questions
Please Contact - Julie-Lynn Belon, jbelon@iabhc.com, Please reference conference name NCAD.
State Boards
Please check with your state licensing board to ensure that nationally approved courses can be used to satisfy your continuing education needs. In most cases state licensing boards allow courses for re-certification if they are nationally approved.
 
ADA Support / Disability Accommodation
NCAD is designed with accessibility in mind, and in accordance with the ADA of the amended United States Rehabilitation Act.  Up until thirty days prior to the conference, we welcome the opportunity to assist with disability accommodations. You may request information by emailing Abbegayle Morrow, amorrow@iabhc.com.