Other types of training can be accepted, but must be approved by the Board. Requests must be submitted by downloading and completing this form and attaching a copy of the agenda and a trainer biography.
MidSOUTH Training Academy offers many different types of relevant training for counselors. All training is approved from MidSOUTH Training Academy.
IC&RC Candidate Guides
As a service to the profession, IC&RC provides publications for students, interns, and educators.
Each publication offers educators guidance for curriculum development and assistance in preparing students for examinations and their work in the field. IC&RC offers these resources free of charge:
These publications provide the empirical basis for IC&RC examinations. They are priced $15 each, and discounts are available for bulk purchases.
Download the JTA Order Form (pdf) to order.
Endorsed Study Guide
After thorough review, IC&RC has endorsed THE BASICS, 2nd Edition: A Curriculum for Co-Occurring Psychiatric and Substance Disorders as a study guide for the CCDP examination.The two-volume set, by Rhonda McKillip, M.Ed., LMHC, MAC, CCDCIII, CDP, contains over 1,600 references, as well as detailed lesson content and handouts for group, topics and information for individual sessions, and a cross-training guide for mental health and chemical dependency professionals.Professionals may purchase THE BASICS directly from McKillip’s website.
Getting Ready To Test? (M404SUP): A Supplemental Review/Preparation Manual for the IC&RC Advanced Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Credentialing Examination