Study Guides for the
Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ADC) Examination
Getting Ready to Test: A Review and Preparation Manual for Drug and Alcohol Credentialing Exams, 8th Edition
IC&RC has endorsed Getting Ready to Test: A Review and Preparation Manual for Drug and Alcohol Credentialing Exams, 8th Edition for its Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ADC) exam.
This unique, self-guided, 734-page manual provides ReadyToTest’s most comprehensive set of materials designed to help refresh and enhance candidates’ knowledge on many of the major, need-to-know areas of information required for the IC&RC ADC exam.
The manual includes a 150-question sample written exam, designed to make candidates feel more comfortable with the actual exam as well as to help focus study and preparation time.
The manual includes four unique sections of material: Section 1: Basic Addiction Information; Section 2: Core Functions; Section 3: Specialty Information; Section 4: The Testing Process.
The manual can be purchased at ReadyToTest.com.
IC&RC Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ADC) Certification Examination Study Guide (2015)
IC&RC has endorsed the new IC&RC Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ADC) Certification Examination Study Guide (2015), created by the Florida Certification Board.
This full-color, 208-page study guide is in alignment with the current IC&RC ADC examination blueprint, which encompasses four performance domains and 33 job tasks. The first chapter provides an overview of addiction and drugs of abuse, plus current perspectives on recovery. Chapters 2-5 relate directly to the performance domains (Screening, Assessment and Engagement; Treatment Planning; Collaboration and Referral; Counseling; Professional and Ethical Responsibility) with job task statements interspersed within the text to match review content with each task for ease of studying. Each chapter is fully referenced and contains a resources section to direct the learner to other sources that augment the study guide content.
Purchase this study guide online through Comprehensive Education Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Florida Certification Board, at flcertificationboard.org/icrc-adc-study-guide.