NJ Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor Certification Training

New Jersey CADC / LCADC Training Courses

Are you interested in becoming a certified drug and alcohol counselor in New Jersey?

As a certified substance abuse counselor, you can help so many individuals who are struggling with addiction along their path to recovery. If you are already a mental health clinician, the ability to treat co-occurring disorders will allow you to expand your capabilities – giving you the opportunity to help so many others while furthering your career. CarePlus is offering the coursework needed for the CADC/LCADC at our Paramus location on Saturdays from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Courses are offered at $60/class, or at the reduced rate of $50 per class for a full domain (all 9 courses within a single domain).


Location: CarePlus Headquarters 610 Valley Health Plaza, Paramus, NJ 07652 Click here for directions to our Paramus location.

IMPORTANT: If you have a Master’s degree…

CADC/LCADC Request for Records Verification Form (PDF): If you have a Master’s degree, complete this form prior to registering to find out which CADC/LCADC coursework you’ll need to complete. This process can take several weeks, so be sure to start this now. All completed forms must be sent directly to: The Certification Board at 1200 Tices Lane – Suite 206, East Brunswick, NJ 08816 Be sure to include your official transcripts as well as course descriptions.

Additional CADC/LCADC Applications and Resources

Requirements for CADC Certification (PDF) New Jersey State Licensure Application (PDF)

CarePlus is proud to be recognized by The Certification Board, Inc. as an LCADC/CADC Approved Educational Provider offering “C” status degree credits.

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Training Programs & Workshops

CarePlus Innovations – our specialized training division – offers workshops on mental health related topics for individuals, organizations, schools, and community groups. Choose from a variety topics that provide clinical CEUs, licensure preparation, and continuing education, to courses tailored for your group or organization.