HHS Region: Region 4 - Southeast
Prevention Specialist Title: Certified Prevention Specialist Successful completion of a written examination
- A minimum of 300 board approved practicum hours documented by a qualified alcohol, drug or substance abuse professional.
- Evaluations from a supervisor on this practicum as well as two evaluations from colleagues/co-workers.
Prevention Experience: Five (5) years full-time experience in the field or two (2) years if applicant has a bachelor's degree or higher in a human services field.
Code of Ethics: Signed verification statements confirming that applicant will abide by high ethical standards as defined by the board.
Certification & Licensing Board: North Carolina Addictions Specialists Professional Practice Board https://www.ncsappb.org