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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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The Value of Certification
YouTubeOur CACCF Executive Director Jeff Wilbee appears in a new video that outlines the value and process for membership and certification. Members are encourage to also view and share this message via social media
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CACCF participates at simultaneous Conferences

Annie McCullough of (Edgewood and Faces and Voices of Recovery Canada) poses with CACCF President Tom Gabriel at Bellwood's "Many Faces of Addiction Conference" in Toronto while Lorne Hildebrand (Executive Director, Edgewood Health Centre) poses with CACCF Vice President David Burns at Edgewood's "Science and Advocacy Conference" in Nanaimo.

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CACCF signs MOU with Addiction Professionals Association of Alberta

The Board of Directors of the CACCF is pleased to announce that a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) has been signed between the CACCF and the Addiction Professionals Association of Alberta (APAA). This paves the way to ensure Alberta Members will receive provincial representation in Alberta with full support of the CACCF federated Board.
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The CACCF AGM was held on Thursday, June 19th at 6:30pm (EST).
Thanks for those who participated and congratulations to the successful candidates who were elected to the Board of Directors

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Congratulations to our outgoing President, Tom Tuppenney who was chosen for the Roly Gatin award. The award was presented at this years AGM.
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President Tom Tuppenney is presented with the award by CACCF Vice President Tom Gabriel (click on photo for larger size)

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