The International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC) is the world leader in addiction-related credentialing.

IC&RC promotes public protection by offering internationally-recognized credentials and examinations for prevention, substance use treatment, and recovery professionals.

Professionals that hold eligible certifications or licenses are able to transfer their credentials between jurisdictions that use IC&RC products. 

The IC&RC provides free Candidate Guides for candidates for testing. Access the Guides through the links below. Please note that the ADC Guide applies to the Louisiana CAC and RAC credentials. The AADC Guide applies to the Louisiana LAC credential.


Alcohol & Drug Counselor (ADC)
Advanced Alcohol & Drug Counselor (AADC)
Clinical Supervisor (CS)
Prevention Specialist (PS)
Certified Criminal Justice Addictions Professional (CCJP)

Peer Recovery (PR)



Alcohol & Drug Counselor (ADC)                              http://icamprc.memberlodge.com/Resources/Job%20Analyses/ADC_2013_JA.pdf

Advanced Alcohol & Drug Counselor (AADC) http://icamprc.memberlodge.com/Resources/Job%20Analyses/AADC_2014_JA.pdf

Clinical Supervisor (CS) http://icamprc.memberlodge.com/Resources/Job%20Analyses/CS_JA.pdf

Prevention Specialist (PS) http://icamprc.memberlodge.com/Resources/Job%20Analyses/PS_JA.pdf

Certified Criminal Justice Addictions Specialist (CCJP) http://icamprc.memberlodge.com/Resources/Job%20Analyses/CCJP_JA.pdf

Peer Recovery (PR) http://icamprc.memberlodge.com/Resources/Job%20Analyses/PR_JA.pdf

                         Practice Exams

Practice Exams are available for the following IC&RC examinations:

  • Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ADC)

  • Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (AADC)

  • Clinical Supervisor (CS)

  • Prevention Specialist (PS)

  • Peer Recovery (PR)

To access Practice Exams click here


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