Volume 31 | July 2022
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We at CADTP know that when it comes to certification and renewal, you require quick, friendly, and knowledgeable service. That is why we strive to provide the highest quality experience when registering and renewing your counseling credentials. So you can get back to doing what you do best - helping those in need and guiding people to grow. Thank you for all you do!

Feature Articles
Become an SUD Counselor in 6 Steps
Learn about the credentialing process at CADTP.

The CADTP Substance Use Disorder Certified Counselor (SUDCC) credential is accredited by NCCA/ICE and is recognized by DHCS.

Counselors holding this credential are authorized to work in any substance use disorder (SUD) treatment modality.
Steps to Certification

  1. Register as an SUDRC.
  2. Complete required education.
  3. Complete required work experience.
  4. Submit certification/exam application.
  5. Successfully pass certification exam.
  6. Receive your SUDCC certification.

Complete the six steps listed above to become a Substance Use Disorder Certified Counselor.

Fentanyl Awareness
CADTP compiled a web page of fentanyl handouts and resources to download and share. Share the information to educate your circle of influence about the dangers of fentanyl.
“Fentanyl is the single deadliest drug threat our nation has ever encountered. Fentanyl is everywhere. From large metropolitan areas to rural America, no community is safe from this poison. We must take every opportunity to spread the word to prevent fentanyl-related overdose death and poisonings from claiming scores of American lives every day.” - DEA Administrator Anne Milgram
LOS ANGELES, CA — Federal agents made history in Los Angeles County this month when they seized about $20 million in counterfeit pills containing fentanyl, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration announced Thursday.

The raid, which took about 1 million fentanyl-laced pills off the street, was the largest fentanyl-seizure in state history, and it likely will mean fewer overdose deaths this summer, according to the DEA.

"This massive seizure disrupted the flow of dangerous amounts of fentanyl into our streets and probably saved many lives," said DEA Special Agent in Charge Bill Bodner. READ MORE
National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month
National Minority Mental Health Awareness Month is observed in July to bring awareness to the unique struggles that underrepresented communities face regarding mental illness in the United States. Inspire others to raise awareness and take part in sharing information, resources and support for the mental health of minority communities. Visit the MHTCC website for Resources and Events.
Virtual Training Events
Registration is open for the DHCS Substance Use Disorder Integrated Care Conference!
Cultural Competency in Recovery Settings - Virtual Training
An interactive workshop centered on the impact of family history, implicit bias, and societal experiences on effective communications across cultures and backgrounds. Receive tools that will foster better communication in recovery settings.

Friday August 26 and September 16. Two session times offered.

Feature CEU Provider
OnSite Strategies
Offering Special Priced CEU Training and the 4th Annual Interventionist Symposium. Click on the images below to download the flyers.
Are you ready to re-certify and need a few more CEUs? AGMC offers a 3-hour Ethics and Confidentiality Course for just $15. Get it here: Ethics and Confidentiality Online Course for California SUD Counselors.
Resources for the SUD Counselor
988 National Suicide and Crisis Line is Live!
Download professional and informative 2-sided handouts in Engish and Spanish by clicking the images below. Spread the good word that real help in an emergency is a phone call away.
Click on the images above to download the handouts.
Check out all of the resources on the CADTP Counselors' Website
Did You Know?
The American Bakers’ Association founded National Picnic Month in 1952.
July is National Picnic Month!
Summer Self Care Tip!

Schedule some time for a picnic this month with family and friends. Enjoy the sunshine, breathe the air, walk a new trail - throw a Frisbee!

Summer is a great time to book some me-time to refresh and renew!
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