North Dakota Administrative Code 4.5-01-01 through 4.5-02.1-05 - Effective July 1, 2018.
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You have come to the right place for information about licensing for Addiction Counselors in the State of North Dakota. Feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your address changes, inquiries on your continuing education balances, and license verification requests. Here you will find North Dakota Board of Addiction Counseling Examiners Forms, licensing applications, and the Laws and Rules. If you are unable to find the information you are looking for please email us and we will be happy to help.
Notice: If you reside inside or outside of the state of North Dakota and wish to practice via the internet in North Dakota, you must be licensed by the North Dakota Board of Addiction Counseling Examiners.
Change of Address: The board requires that you submit your change of address in writing or email email@example.com.
Notice: If your license certificate has been lost or damaged you may contact the board office in writing to request a duplicate certificate at no charge.
The 1987 Legislative Assembly established the North Dakota Board of Addiction Counseling Examiners. Following the adoption of administrative rules in August, 1991, the Board was awarded full accreditation by the National Accreditation Commission in 1992.
The purpose of the Board is:
If you reside inside or outside of the state of North Dakota and wish to practice via the internet in North Dakota, you must be licensed by the North Dakota Board of Addiction Counseling Examiners.
The State of North Dakota has established loan repayment programs for health care professionals willing to provide services in areas of this state that have a defined need for such services. Licensed Addiction Counselors are eligible to apply! Follow the link to learn more. http://ndhealth.gov/pco/hcps.asp