Registrant Renewal: SUD Counselor Ethics and Confidentiality

Registrant Annual Renewal: SUD Counselor Ethics & Confidentiality


You will earn 6.0 CEUs for the successful completion of this course.

All California certifying agencies require SUD Counselor Registrants to complete 6-hours of continuing education on the combined topics of ethics and confidentiality. Documentation of completion must be submitted with the registration renewal application. This course fulfills the 6-hour requirement.

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Understand California Substance Use Disorder Counselor Certification and the Registered Counselor’s responsibilities.
  • Know the essential foundation for ethical behavior in counseling.
  • Explore your responsibility to obtain the knowledge and skills necessary to execute the counselor functions.
  • How attitude plays a vital role in achieving competency.
  • Understand the steps your certifying agency and DHCS will take when an allegation of unethical behavior is received.

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