Department of Health Professions
Board of Counseling
Regulations Governing the Certification of Substance Abuse Counselors [18 VAC 115 ‑ 30]
|Description||Establishes the qualifications for certification, requirements for renewal and standards of practice for substance abuse counselors.|
|State Authority||Chapter 35 of Title 54.1|
|Federal Authority||None entered|
|Exempt from APA||No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
1) Complete study of need for training for supervisors.
2) Complete study of adequacy of education requirements.
3) Provide greater consistency among rules that are common to all professions regulated by the board.
|Name / Title:||Jaime Hoyle / Executive Director|
9960 Mayland Drive
Richmond, VA 23233
|Telephone:||(804)367-4406 FAX: (804)527-4435 TDD: ()-|