21 NCAC 68 .0305             licensure REQUIREMENTS FOR INDIVIDUAL APPLICANT

In addition to meeting the requirements of G.S. 90-113.40, an applicant seeking licensure as a clinical addictions specialist shall submit the following, if applicable:

(1)           Documentation of completion of:

(a)           Six  hours of HIV/AIDS/STDS/TB/Bloodborne pathogens training and education;

(b)           Six hours of professional ethics training; and

(c)           Six hours of clinical supervision specific training. 

(d)           Six hours selected from the following list:

(i)            Nicotine Dependence;

(ii)           Psychopathology;

(iii)          Evidence-Based Treatment Approaches;

(iv)          Substance Abuse Issues in Older Adults; and

(v)           Substance Abuse Issues Affecting Veterans.

                All hours listed in Sub-items (a), (b), (c) and (d) of this Item may be included in the 180 hours completed for licensure in the core competencies by an applicant not in the deemed status.

(2)           Copy of a substance abuse specialty certificate or its equivalent;

(3)           Copy of his or her masters' or doctorate degree diploma;

(4)           Completed registration form; and

(5)           Payment of the following fees:

(a)           All applicants who are in the deemed status group shall make payment of a non-refundable application fee of ten dollars ($10.00) and payment of a non-refundable credentialing fee of forty dollars ($40.00).

(b)           All other applicants shall make payment of an application packet fee of twenty-five dollars ($25.00) and payment of a non-refundable credentialing fee of one hundred twenty-five dollars ($125.00).

(c)           All applicants seeking credentialing pursuant to Criteria A, Criteria B, and Criteria C of G.S. 90-113.40(c) shall make payment of a non-refundable examination fee of one hundred twenty-five dollars ($125.00). 

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 90-113.30; 90-113.33; 90-113.38; 90-113.40; 90-113.41; 90-113.43;

Temporary Adoption Eff. November 15, 1997;

Eff. April 1, 1999;

Amended Eff. January 1, 2014; August 1, 2002.