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President's Letter

About AAAC

The Alabama Association of Addiction Counselors (AAAC) is a part of NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals.

Mission
We pledge to actively engage in activities which promote integrity and professionalism of addiction counselors. We will provide continuing educational opportunities for addiction counselors, counselors in training and other counseling disciplines. We pledge to pursue and explore ideas that will advance the addiction counseling profession.

Get Involved

Contact AAAC to get involved or contact members of the Alabama Association of Addiction Counselors Board & the Alabama Alcoholism and Drug Counselor Certification Board.

Principles of Certification
1. Certification is based on competence and knowledge about alcohol and drug problems rather than academic achievement alone.
2. The basic requirement for certification is the demonstration of competence in alcohol and drug counseling skills.
3. Our Certification Board is a member of NAADAC and we adhere to their set standards.

Resources

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The Goals of the Alabama Association of Addiction Counselors Board & the Alabama Alcoholism and Drug Counselor Certification Board
1. To establish credibility, confidence and trust.
2. To clarify and define Counselor duties and responsibilities
3. To develop professional identify
4. To enhance incentive for Counselor professional growth
5. To reduce alcohol and drug stigma
6. To provide professional assistance to clients and fellow Counselors
7. To increase potential of Certification reciprocity
8. To increase reimbursement potential


Alabama Affiliate Information

Alabama Association of Addiction Counselors
Rannie Childress, President
4209 Brooke Ave.
Gadsden, AL 35904
p: 256.413.3470
cedfsh@bellsouth.net
naadac.org/al/

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Alabama Upcoming Events

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Alabama NAADAC Approved Education Providers

Get more information on becoming a NAADAC Approved Education Provider.

Bradford Health Services
Jim Hall
2101 Magnolia Ave S # 518
Birmingham, AL 35205
p: 205-251-7753
f: 205-251-7760
jhall@bradfordhealth.net
www.bradfordhealth.com

Institute for Continuing Education, The
Linda C. Lakeman
PO Box 1369
Fairhope, AL 36533
p: 800-557-1950
f: 251-990-1960
instconted@aol.com
www.ceu.org

Mental Health Center of North Central Alabama
Sandy Johnson, LCSW
1316 Somerville Rd SE Ste 1
Decatur, AL 35601
p: 256-355-6105
f: 256-355-6092
sjohnson@mhcnca.org
www.mhcnca.org

University of South Alabama Center for Continuing Education & Conference Services
Catherine Drake, CE Specialist
2001 Old Bay Front Dr 2nd Fl
Mobile, AL 36615-1427
p: 251-431-6411
f: 251-431-6408
cdrake@usouthal.edu
www.usacontinuinged.com

VistaPharm, Inc.
Penny Choraitis
2224 Cahaba Valley Dr Ste B3
Birmingham, AL 35242
p: 205-981-1387
f: 205-980-4849
pchoraitis@vistapharm.com
www.vistapharm.com

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Alabama Educational Programs

The Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC) maintains the Directory of Addiction Study Programs (DASP), a comprehensive list of institutions offering certificate, associate, bachelor, master and/or doctoral programs in substance use disorders.
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Alabama U.S. Department of Transportation Substance Abuse Professionals

Frank B. Benson
824 6th Ave SE Ste B
Decatur, AL 35601
p: 256-350-4999
fbb3mdpc@yahoo.com

Rannie J. Childress
65 Briar Ridge Ln
Odenville, AL 35120
p: 256-413-3470
rapha9@bellsouth.net

Lita A. Clark
Ph.D, SAP
American Behavioral
550 Montgomery Hwy
Birmingham, AL 35216
p: 205-868-9607
f: 205-868-9600
lclark@americanbehavioral.com

John M Conrad
501 N Bishop Lane
Mobile, AL 36608
p: 251-450-2250

Kim E. Dyson
5600 Gulf Creek Cir
Theodore, AL 36582
p: 251-450-2250
f: 251-450-2195
k.dyson@mail.com

Angela Gallien
280 W Neely Rd
Hazel Green, AL 35750
p: 205-648-4456
f: 256-828-5320
galliencounseling@gmail.com

All'wyn D. Graham, LPC
Therapist
Rhodes Counseling
530 W. College Street
Florence, AL 35630
p: 256-348-8131
allwyn@att.net

James K. Henderson
58 Lee Rd 607
Smiths, AL 36877
p: 706-545-8372
hendersonjk@ctvea.net

Robert B. Hooie
403 Morningview St
Athens, AL 35611
p: 256-306-4022
f: 256-301-3891
rbhooie@hotmail.com

Kelly Kaplan
116 Dearmanville Rd
Anniston, AL 36207
p: 256-831-0790
f: 256-831-0791
juadon@aol.com

Joan L Kogelschatz, Ph.D
921 Honeysuckle Rd
Dothan, AL 36305
p: 334-794-0719
kogelschatz@centurytel.net

Helena F. Roldan
LPC, NCC, SAP
Phases, LLC
605 Bel Air Blvd Ste 10
Mobile, AL 36606
p: 251-478-5050
f: 251-478-5015
HelenaRoldan.PhasesEAP@gmail.com

Boyd Scoggins
171 Highland Woods
Jacksonville, AL 36265
p: 256-282-6828
Boyd.G.Scoggins@us.army.mil

Malia B. Shipe
5617 Hunter Lane
Tanner, AL 35671
p: 256-341-0811
msim4givn@hotmail.com

Roxanna M. Sloan
1865 Honeysuchle Rd, Ste B2
Dothan, AL 36305
p: 334-794-4582

Vivian Smith Carter
905 18th Way SW
Birmingham, AL 35211
p: 209-937-4490
vscartermft@aol.com

Leonard Smolinski
389 James St Ste C
Ozark, AL 36360
p: 334-774-9595

Clarence C. Whiten, Jr.
9265 Lakeview Dr
Foley, AL 36535
p: 251-943-7950
f: 251-943-7955
whiteywhiten@gmail.com

Ron Yount, Jr.
The Counseling Center at Rivershore
2 Rivershore Office Plaza
Hoover, AL 35124-1046
p: 205-689-9919
f: 205-682-9921
ryount@thecounselingcenteratrivershorellc.com
www.thecounselingatrivershorellc.com

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