Updated IC&RC Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ADC) Examination Administration Announced

December 01, 2014 1:26 PM | Deleted user

IC&RC, the world leader in addiction-related credentialing, is pleased to announce the completion of its updated Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ADC) examination. The examination will be administered by all IC&RC Member Boards for the first time on February 16, 2015.

The updated examination will be aligned with 2013 IC&RC ADC Job Analysis. Changes on the examination include combining the previous eight domains into four essential domains and inclusion of DSM-5 diagnostic criteria. The full exam content outline and updated reference list can be found here.

Candidates preparing to take the ADC examination on or after February 16, 2015 can find an updated Candidate Guide and study guide information on the Examination Prep page of IC&RC’s website.

For more information on the first administration of this exam and all IC&RC’s testing policies and procedures, please visit our examination page at http://professionals.internationalcredentialing.org/.

Direct any questions you may have regarding these changes to Rachel Witmer, Assistant Director at Rachel@internationalcredentialing.org.