NAADAC continuing education hours (CEs) are approved by the following organizations and boards:

Addiction Counselors (Approvals Listed by State)   |   Social Workers   |   Approvals from United States National Boards/Associations/Institutes   |   Approvals from International Boards/Associations/Institutes

Addiction Counselors (Approvals Listed by State)


Social Workers

NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, #1754, is approved to offer social work continuing education by the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB) Approved Continuing Education (ACE) program. Organizations, not individual courses, are approved as ACE providers. State and provincial regulatory boards have the final authority to determine whether an individual course may be accepted for continuing education credit. NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals maintains responsibility for its courses.  ACE provider approval period: 01/12/2021 – 01/12/2022. Indication of ASWB approval will be provided on each webinar's individual webpage. If the webpage does not have an ASWB approval statement, then that webinar is not approved for ASWB ACE hours.

ASWB ACE provider approval is accepted in most US states and Canadian jurisdictions. For more information on ASWB accreditation, please click here.


Approvals from United States National Boards/Associations/Institutes


Approvals from International Boards/Associations/Institutes

  • Pacific Jurisdiction: Pacific Jurisdiction Collaborating Council
  • Hong Kong: Asia Pacific Association for Addiction Professionals (APAAP) and Integrated Centre of Addiction Prevention and Treatment (ICAPT)
  • South Korea: KNAADAC

* Denotes that the organization or board does not specifically approve individual education providers, but that NAADAC's Continuing Education offerings meet stated standards for acceptance.