Scope of Training
Training is to provide participants with the skills necessary to counsel clients in the recovery process. Topics and skills include assessment, treatment planning, individual and group counseling, case management, crisis intervention, client education, and community resources.
The program consists of 180 hours. Sessions meet one weekend a month, Friday and Saturday (March/May/August have a Thursday class). Recommend completion of the program in 6 months.
Admission to the Training
Complete registration form and submit with payment. You will receive confirmation via email.
Deadline for March 2015 session is March 12, 2015 Submit application and registration fee by in form of cashier check or money order.
Mail payment and registration form to:
P.O. Box 1902, Thomasville, Georgia 31799
Georgia Addiction Counselors Association (GACA) has
implemented the Counselor-In-Training Endorsement (CIT) to assist individuals
who are seeking to become Certified Addiction Counselors. CIT candidates will
be required to receive direct supervision and support from a GACA Certified
Clinical Supervisor. This process must be completed within 3 years.
CALL to get additional information on the requirements or view Clinical Supervision (CAC/ CIT) tab