Here is some important information our
members should be made aware of:
Alcohol Drug Counselor Written
awaited new written exam is here and will be offered
starting this June testing cycle. While the new test
might look a bit different, it measures the same
material as in the past, although some have been
expanded into domains of their own. Please click on the
following IC&RC study guide for more detailed
You will see
that the new International Certification and Reciprocity
Consortium's national Job Task Analysis for LCADC/CADC's
now identifies 8 domains: The old titles are in
Treatment Planning (Case
Service Coordination (Case
Client Family and Community
Professional and Ethical
will remain 3 1/2 hours and be comprised of 150
questions. There will be a mini case study included in
the exam that will deal with the 12 Core Functions.
reminder, the Oral Exam is still required in New
Written Test Preparation book will be available in the
next few weeks.
contact us if you have
Approved Providers and Trainers: This information was
just introduced to the field.We will continue the
current domain formula for the time being as the
content in the new domains is all contained in the
current Case Management Domain
The next Written Exam Preparation Course will
be held on August 13, 2008. The
Oral Exam Preparation Course is scheduled
for June 18, 2008.
Each course will be held at the Certification
Board, Inc. office and will start promptly at 9am with
lunch on your own. Only those who are pre
registered will be allowed to attend. Space is
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Criminal Justice Counselors
Due to a delayed implementation date,
applications to grandfather into the upgraded the
Certified Criminal Justice Professional will not
be available until November 1st. The 90 day
grandparenting period will be open from December 11,
2009 thru March 1, 2009.
The CJC will continue as the New Jersey
entry level position and the CCJP will be the reciprocal
credential that will require a written exam after the
close of the grandfathering
Thanks to the feedback from last month's
newsletter, the Board will host an informal meeting to
answer questions and listen to your ideas.
This meeting is set for Thursday, July 31 at 10 AM
at the Board's office in East Brunswick. As space is at
a premium, please contact us
to reserve a space.
Make sure to include the words "Counselor Meeting"
in the subject line. Check our website www.certbd.com
Many of you are interested in becoming
instructors and a number of approved instructors
have expressed an interest in sharing their
The meeting for Instructors has been scheduled at
the Board office on Thursday, August 7th from
10 AM to noon.
While there is no charge for this meeting, you do
need to contact us to register.
A new series of courses for the WTS will start
this Fall. All courses will be taught at the
Certification Board office in East Brunswick.
Courses will be $70 each. Save $50 by registering
for the full series for $300.
Courses will run from 9-4pm on the following
|Newly Credentialied as of June
June, 2008 Board Meeting
Avella-Langford, Carol Anne
Lang, Linda R.
Pak, Soo Jung
2nd Quarter Recerts -
|21 Job Openings!
Please let me know if you have any questions,
comments or suggestions.