Download and complete the Recertification Application - PDF.  Education Approval: If you have education that needs to be VCB approved, download and complete the Education Approval Application - PDF.  You can print and mail or fax these documents or save and email them to VCB.

Who We Are

VCB is a private, non-profit corporation which offers voluntary credentialing to the substance use, behavioral health and community health professional. VCB implements standards and testing for certification of addiction counselors, prevention specialists, clinical supervisors, peer recovery specialists and community health workers. Read More

VCB developed an outline for the general requirements for certification, as well as the requirements to obtain other credentials. For more detailed requirements please review the Career Ladder.

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VCB is a Member Board of IC&RC

Logo, IC&RCVCB is a member of IC&RC, the global leader in the credentialing of prevention, addiction treatment, and recovery professionals. Organized in 1981, it provides standards and examinations to certification and licensing boards in 24 countries, 47 states and territories, five Native American regions, and all branches of the U.S. military.
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