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The Center for Addiction Studies and Research

The Center for Addiction Studies and Research is a Wyoming Mental Health Professionals Licensing Board approved distance learning provider of education in the chemical dependency field. Distance learning courses are approved for Certified Addictions Practitioner Assistant (CAPA)certification and continuing education requirements.

 

Educational Requirements

Certified Addictions Practitioner Assistant (CAPA)

Documentation of 270 hours of addictions specific course work.

A maximum of 70 hours may be completed in general mental health discipline subjects. This must include training/education in addictions assessment.

A minimum of 200 hours must be related specifically to addictions therapy.

There is no limit on the number of hours that can be earned through home study distance learning trainings.

Continuing Education Requirements (CAPA)

Documentation of 45 hours of continuing education every two years.

There is no limit on the number of continuing education contact hours that can be earned through home study distance learning trainings.

Please note that the upper level credentials (CAP and LAT) require formal college level classroom instruction to satisfy the certification requirements. Distance learning courses can however be used to satisfy the addictions assessment (15 clock hours) and the communicable disease (6 clock hour) requirements for CAP and LAT certification.

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