Frequently Asked Questions
Where do I start first?
The FIRST place to start is CAC Classes.
You can find our schedule and register for any classes immediately - no pre- requisite requirements needed.
Once you start you classes you can also start with your supervision.
You can also schedule a FREE addiction counselor strategy session.
Use the BOOK NOW button at the top right.
What do I need to do to get certified?
The THREE requirements include
substance abuse education, clinical supervision and work experience.
Please review specifics with each state certifying board/association:
Georgia Addiction Counselors Association or
Where are the CAC classes located?
Courses are offered with part in-person (zoom classroom) and
part completed in my Online School.
How much do the classes cost?
1 day / 1 class: $55.00.
2 days / 2 classes: $105.00
3 months / 6 classes: $310.00
6 months / Full course: $1240 (discounted 45%)
Does payment for my classes expire?
Yes, you have 6 months to take your classes from your date of payment.
What happens if my classes are getting ready to expire? Is there a refund?
No. However, extenuating circumstances may be reviewed by ACTS Consulting.
You can transfer your fee to another person.
Is the payment for my classes transferable?
Yes - you can have someone else attend in your place. Y
our class payment will still expire in 6 months unless approval is given by ACTS Consulting
prior to expiration date.
Can I take online classes (independent study)?
What about college classes. Can those count?
Yes, you can receive credit for college hours, as long as the course content is related to the social services area. You may still need courses required by the board content for your initial certification application.
How will I know if my college classes will count?
We will review the application requirement with you.
Where can I find a Certified Clinical Supervisor?
I am an approved Certified Clinical Supervisor.
Supervision with me will count toward your initial application for
the GACA or ADACB-Ga certification.
AND Supervision with me will count for the
GACA CAC-I and the ADACB-Ga CADC-I initial and re-certification.
Schedule your Addiction Counselor Strategy Session with me.
Click on the Book Now button above.
Let's Develop your Addiction Counseling Studies Plan