New Jersey Prevention Network
Addiction Training and Workforce Development Program Student Application

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Transcript Review
If you have taken courses or have a degree in counseling, social work or a related field and you have had your transcript(s) reviewed by the Addiction Professionals Certification Board, please attach a copy of your review letter here so we can verify which of the CADC courses you need to take to complete your LCADC/CADC coursework. You must also indicate all courses not appearing on your Certification Review letter as ALREADY COMPLETED in course index field below.

ONLY the one-page Certification Board Review letter should be uploaded in this area (all other uploads will cause a delay).

If you have a Master’s degree in a related field and have not had your transcript reviewed by the Certification Board, please visit for more information.

Courses available PRIOR to July 1, 2007: Courses available AFTER July 1, 2007      
C101A - Initial Interviewing Process C101 - Initial Interviewing C101 - Initial Interviewing - 6 hours   C401 - Addiction Recovery C401 Addiction Recovery – 6 hours
C101B - Initial Interviewing Process C102 - Biopsychosocial Assessment C102 Biopsychosocial Assessment – 12 hours   C402 - Psychological Client Education C402 Psychological Client Education – 6 hours
C101C - Initial Interviewing Process C103 - Diagnostic Summaries C103 Diagnostic Summaries – 12 hours   C403 - Biochemical/Medical Client… C403 Biochemical/Medical Client Education – 18 hours
C102A - Biopsychosocial Assess… C104 - Differential Diagnosis (DSM) C104 Differential Diagnosis – 12 hours   C404 - Sociocultural Client Education C404 Sociocultural Client Education – 6 hours
C102B - Biopsychosocial Assess… C105 - Pharmacology and Physiology C105 Pharmacology and Physiology – 6 hours   C405 - Addiction Recovery and Family Psych. Educ. C405 Addiction Recovery & Family Psychological Education – 6 hours
C102C - Pharmacology C106 - Perinatal/Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Assessment C107 Compulsive (Disordered) Gambling – 6 hours   C406 - Biochemical and Sociocultural Family Educ. C406 Biochemical and Sociocultural Family Education – 6 hours
C103A - Diagnostic Summaries C107 - Compulsive Gambling       C407 - Community and Professional Education C407 Community and Professional Education – 6 hours
C103B - Diagnostic Summaries C108 - Co-Occurring Disorder Assessment       C408 - Opiate and Stimulant Education    
C104 - Compulsive Gambling C109 - Assessment Tools       C409 - Alcohol, Sedative and Hallucinogens    
C201A - Introduction to Counseling C201 - Introduction to Counseling C201 Introduction to Counseling – 6 hours   > >C501 - Ethical Standards C501 Ethical Standards – 6 hours
C201B - Introduction to Counseling C202 - Counseling Skills (Introduction to Techniques) C202 Counseling Skills – 6 hours   C502 - Legal Aspects C502 Legal Standards – 6 hours
C202 - Introduction to Techniques… C203 - Crisis Intervention C203 Crisis Intervention – 6 hours   C503 - Cultural Competency C503 Cultural Competency – 6 hours
C203 - Crisis Intervention C204 - Addiction Focused Counseling (Individ. Counseling) C204 Addiction Focused Counseling – 18 hours   C504 - Professional Growth C504 Professional Growth – 6 hours
C204A - Individual Counseling C205 - Group Counseling C205 Group Counseling – 6 hours   C505 - Personal Growth C505 Personal Growth – 6 hours
C204B - Individual Counseling C206 - Family Counseling C206 Family Counseling – 12 hours   C506 - Dimensions of Recovery C506 Dimensions of Recovery – 6 hours
C205A - Group Counseling C207 - Cognitive Behavioral Therapy       C507 - Supervision C507 Supervision – 6 hours
C205B - Group Counseling C208 - Motivational Interviewing / Motivational Enhancement Therapy       C508 - Community Involvement C508 Community Involvement – 6 hours
C206 - Family Counseling C209 - Pharm. Approaches to Nicotine Dependencies       C509 - Consultation C509 Consultation (Professional Standards) – 6 hours
C301A - Community Resources C301 - Community Resources C301 Community Resources – 18 hours      
C301B - Community Resources C302 - Consultation C302 Consultation (in Case Management) – 18 hours      
C301C - Community Resources C303 - Documentation C303 Documentation – 12 hours      
C30A - Consultation C304 - HIV & Resources C304 HIV and Resources – 6 hours      
C302B - Consultation C305 - New Jersey Mental Health Services          
C302C - Consultation C306 - New Jersey Child and Family Services          
C303A - Documentation C307 - Criminal Justice System          
C303B - Documentation C308 - New Jersey Disability Services          
C304 - HIV-Positive Resources C309 - New Jersey Employment Services          
C401 - Addiction Recovery          
C402 - Psychological Client Education          
C403 - Biochemical/Medical Client…          
C404 - Sociocultural Client Education          
C405 - Addiction Recovery and…          
C406 - Biomedical/Sociocultural…          
C407A - Community & Professional…          
C407B - Community & Professional…          
C407C - Community & Professional…          
C501 - Ethical Standards          
C502 - Legal Aspects          
C503A - Cultural Competency          
C503B - Cultural Competency          
C504 - Professional Growth          
C505 - Personal Growth          
C506 - Dimensions of Recovery          
C507 - Supervision & Consultation          
C508 - Community Involvement          
If you have taken courses in the topics listed above at an accredited college or university, you may want to contact the Certification Board who will determine if Section 3: Select Your Preferred Training Location * for more information.      

Select Your Preferred Training Location

How did you learn about the Addiction Training and Workforce Development Program?

Student Statement

* In your own words, please tell us why you should be selected for the Training and Workforce Development Initiative Scholarship program. Include the reason(s) you desire a career in the addictions field and include how the course work will lead to your obtaining your CADC or LCADC.

If you are not CURRENTLY working at a DMHAS-licensed substance abuse treatment or mental health agency or a state psychiatric hospital, please explain what plans you are currently making to secure an internship in order to complete the required 3,000 experience hours needed for certification or licensure.(If you do not fully respond to this inquiry in your Statement, your Application will be delayed.)


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