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"The Canadian Addiction Counsellors Certification Federation strives to continuously offer the most effective and credible certifications to all addiction specific counsellors in Canada."
Formerly known as the Addiction Intervention Association, the Canadian Addiction Counsellors Certification Federation (CACCF) was formed in 1985. The CACCF is a voluntary non-profit organization which has regional representation across all Canadian provinces and territories. The CACCF is also an active member of the International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC) MORE . . .

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CACCF Annual General Meeting
The CACCF AGM is scheduled for Thursday, June 19th at 6:30pm (EST). The location of this year's AGM will be in Ontario (exact location with details will be posted when arrangements have been finalized). Teleconferencing technology will be utilized for those who are unable to attend.

CACCF signs a Memorandum of Understanding with the CCSA

The CACCF is excited to announce that we have entered into a partnership with the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse (CCSA) by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) at this years IOS conference. This cooperative effort is to develop and promote competencies for Addiction Professionals across Canada. For complete details on this historic event, click here . . . (PDF file)

CACCF President Tom Tuppenney and CCSA CEO Michel Perron, sign the MOU as CACCF Executive Director Jeff Wilbee looks on

CACCF well represented at CSAM XXIV

This years CSAM Conference that was held in Vancouver (September 26th-28th, 2013). The Canadian Society of Addiction Medicine (CSAM), currently has approximately 370 members (including 200 physicians) from all 10 provinces across Canada. We were proud to have two of our Board Members from the CACCF (Nick Rigma, CACCF Treasurer and David Burns, CACCF Board Member) in attendance to represent our organization to raise our profile with physicians and other medical professionals.
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Saskatchewan Members
The CACCF has entered into a MOA (Memorandum of Agreement) with APASK (Addictions Professionals Association of Saskatchewan). The MOA officially affiliates the two organizations.
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Ontario Members
The CACCF encourages members to be informed regarding the process of the Transitional Council for the College of Registered Psychotherapists of Ontario (CRPO). Updates can be found under the Ontario Association on the Member Services on this Web Site.
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Alberta Members
The Alberta Association of the CACCF continues to be active in CACCF matters that are specific to Alberta Members. Alberta Members are encouraged to get involved.
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CACCF Members Listing
Members are encouraged to check their individual listing (listed by Province) and sub-listed by alphabetical order. Please report any errors or updates to the CACCF Office by email (contact information here)
All Members who are in good standing will be listed and can be found on our Member Services section of this Web Site.
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