Warm Welcome from IBADCC 

Welcome to the Idaho Board of Alcohol/Drug Counselor Certification (IBADCC).

We exist to provide certification for those professionals providing prevention, counseling, and recovery support in the State of Idaho. IBADCC is a member board of the International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC).

Through IBADCC certification and renewals, addiction professionals ensure they are maintaining continuing education requirements and ethical standards of care for their clients.

Whether you are an applicant seeking certification through the IBADCC, an agency seeking certified treatment professionals, or a provider of continuing education opportunities, we hope this website will be a valuable tool for you.


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What's New in IBADCC

Upcoming Events

  • The Neuroscience of Relapse Presented by LifeStar Boise
    Oct 27, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM MDT
    Boise, 1550 S Cloverdale Rd, Boise, ID 83709, USA
    Learn about the fascinating way the brain acts and reacts to addiction, relapse and recovery. CEUs available. About this event Join us at the LifeStar Boise offices located at the Tech Mall, on the corner of Overland and Cloverdale, to learn about the brain and its impact on addiction.
  • Trauma- Informed Conference Part 1
    Oct 28, 4:00 PM – 6:05 PM
  • Trauma-Informed Conference - Part 2
    Oct 29, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
  • 2021 ICA Super Conference
    Boise Centre East
    Nov 05, 8:00 AM MDT – Nov 06, 12:00 PM MDT
    Boise Centre East, 195 S Capitol Blvd, Boise, ID 83706, USA
    Main Conference

Ways to get started

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Browse here if you are looking for scope of practices details, types of certifications and their application process, and reciprocity.

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Counselors Directory

All certified IBADCC counselors and supervisors are listed here. Open to the public for employee certification checks, ethics violations, and networking.

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All useful resources! Browse continuing education offerings, ethics policies and reporting procedures, job board, study guides, forms, and helpful links.

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Continuing Education

Learning Center

Gain CE credits for initial certification and renewals. This site provides continuing education for SUD counselors, prevention specialists, recovery coaches, and supervisors.