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The Importance of Managing Dental Care in The Addicted Individual

August 20, 2019

With all of the trauma – both physical and emotional, as well as the self-destructive behavior that counselors see on a daily basis, it is, at times, easy to overlook dental issues. After all, while our teeth may be important, … Continue reading

Why to Become a Drug Abuse Counselor (Especially If You’re in Recovery)

June 17, 2019

Here at The Academy for Addiction Professionals, one of the most common questions we receive is from addicted individuals, now well into their recovery, asking how they can give back to the community that helped them so much. It stands … Continue reading

Join Us for a Night of Comedy

January 28, 2012

The Academy for Addiction Professionals and Destination Hope are very proud to introduce a night of comedy with Mark Lundholm on Saturday February 18, 2012. Mark has performed in every state, overseas and on Comedy Central, NBC, CBS, Showtime and … Continue reading

The Importance of Boundaries in Addiction Treatment

January 7, 2012

Boundaries in addiction treatment are an essential part of the client counselor relationship. In fact, they protect both the client and the counselor and they remain intact even during the inevitable ups and downs of addiction counseling. Boundaries are important … Continue reading


CBHT Special Pricing

The Academy for Addiction Professionals is a leading addiction professional training center and an approved education provider for both the Florida Certification Board (FCB) and NAADAC. We offer interactive in-class (South Florida Location) and online training courses for the Certified Addiction Professional (CAP), Certified Addiction Counselor (CAC), Certified Behavioral Health Technician (CBHT) and Certified Recovery Support Specialist (CRSS) levels of certification as well as Continuing Education and Professional Development programs.