OAADAC
Ohio Association of Alcohol & Other Drug Addiction Counselors
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As an affiliate of National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC), we embrace the Four Pillars of the organization that define the essential roles and reasons for us to exist. They are:

1.Professional Development – Education and Training, Mentorship, Professional Standards, Code of Ethics and Outreach to students and new professionals are key elements for continuous development of our profession.


2.Public Engagement – Being Advocates, Educators and Policy Partners requires that we have a well informed voice on who we are, what we know and what we do


3.Professional Services – Providing resources, products, and having access to information and speakers are essential in ensuring that our association meet the needs of the communities and clientele that we serve.


4.Communicate the Mission – NAADAC’s mission adopted in 1998 states that their job is “to lead, unify and empower addiction focused professionals to achieve excellence through education, advocacy, knowledge, standards of practice, ethics, professional development and research.”


As an affiliate of NAADAC, all of our members are expected to adhere to NAADAC's Code of Ethics. To review the Code of Ethics, please click here.

Other links for information for NAADAC and OAADAC members...

For Professional Liability for NAADAC Members, please click here.

To review professional development webinars and materials, please click here.  

For information on certificate programs offered by NAADAC, click here. 

To review the NAADAC Calendar of Events, please click here.

Click here to review the Recovery To Practice Initiative. 
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