21 NCAC 68 .0212             PROCESS FOR RESIDENTIAL FACILITY DIRECTOR CERTIFICATION

(a)  Residential facility director certification may be obtained and continued by any person credentialed as a certified substance abuse counselor or licensed clinical addictions specialist.

(b)  Requirements for certification shall be as follows:

(1)           50 hours of academic and didactic management specific training;

(2)           Recommendation of applicant's current supervisor;

(3)           Recommendation of a colleague or co-worker of the applicant; and

(4)           An application packet fee of twenty-five dollars ($25.00) and a certification fee of two hundred dollars ($200.00).

(c)  In addition to meeting the continuing education requirements to practice as a certified substance abuse counselor or licensed clinical addictions specialist, in order to maintain certification as a certified substance abuse residential facility director, the applicant shall take 40 hours of continuing education every two years.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 90-113.30; 90-113.33; 90-113.37A; 90-113.38; 90-113.39; 90-113.40;

Eff. August 1, 1996;

Amended Eff. January 1, 2010; August 1, 2002; August 1, 2000;

Readopted Eff. April 10, 2019.