TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

CHAPTER Alc 100  ORGANIZATIONAL RULES

          PART Alc 101  PURPOSE

                  Section Alc 101.01  Purpose of the Rules

 

          PART Alc 102  DEFINITIONS

                  Section Alc 102.01  Board

                  Section Alc 102.02  Certified Recovery Support Worker (CRSW)

                  Section Alc 102.03  Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC)

                  Section Alc 102.04  Licensed Clinical Supervisor (LCS)

                  Section Alc 102.05  Master Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (MLADC)

 

          PART Alc 103  DESCRIPTION OF THE AGENCY

                  Section Alc 103.01  Composition of the Board

                  Section Alc 103.02  Responsibilities of the Board

                  Section Alc 103.03  Chairperson; Liaison to the Board of Mental Health Practice

                  Section Alc 103.04  Meetings and Quorum

                  Section Alc 103.05  Records of Board Actions

                  Section Alc 103.06  Public Access to Minutes

 

          PART Alc 104  PUBLIC INFORMATION

                  Section Alc 104.01  Office Location, Mailing Address, Telephone and Fax Numbers

                  Section Alc 104.02  Inspection and Copies of Records

 

CHAPTER Alc 200  PROCEDURAL RULES

          PART Alc 201  DEFINITIONS

                  Section Alc 201.01  Definitions

 

          PART Alc 202  DISPUTE RESOLUTION AND CONSTRUCTION OF RULES

                  Section Alc 202.01  Principles of Dispute Resolution

                  Section Alc 202.02  Construction of Rules

                  Section Alc 202.03  Right to a Hearing

 

          PART Alc 203  Complaints of Misconduct

                  Section Alc 203.01  Procedures for Submission  and Processing of Complaints of Misconduct by Licensees and Certificate Holders

 

          PART Alc 204  CONDUCT OF HEARINGS BY PRESIDING OFFICER; WAIVER OF RULES; APPEARANCES

                  Section Alc 204.01  Presiding Officer

                  Section Alc 204.02  Withdrawal of Presiding Officer

                  Section Alc 204.03  Waiver or Suspension of Rules by Presiding Officer

                  Section Alc 204.04  Appearances

 

          PART Alc 205  TIME PERIODS

                  Section Alc 205.01  Computation of Time

 

          PART Alc 206  FILING, FORMAT AND DELIVERY OF DOCUMENTS

                  Section Alc 206.01  Date of Issuance or Filing

                  Section Alc 206.02  Format of Documents

                  Section Alc 206.03  Delivery of Documents

 

          PART Alc 207  MOTIONS AND OBJECTIONS

                  Section Alc 207.01  Motions; Objections to Motions; Ruling on Motions

 

          PART Alc 208  COMMENCEMENT OF ADJUDICATIVE PROCEEDINGS; APPEARANCES; PRE-HEARING CONFERENCES; RECORDING THE HEARING

                  Section Alc 208.01  Commencement of Adjudicative Proceedings

                  Section Alc 208.02  Procedure for Emergency Suspension of Licenses and Certificates

                  Section Alc 208.03  Appearances

                  Section Alc 208.04  Pre-hearing Conference

                  Section Alc 208.05  Recording the Hearing

 

          PART Alc 209  INTERVENTION; ROLES OF COMPLAINANTS AND BOARD STAFF

                  Section Alc 209.01  Intervention Procedure

                  Section Alc 209.02  Effect of Intervention and Rights of an Intervenor

                  Section Alc 209.03  Role of Complainants in Disciplinary Hearings

                  Section Alc 209.04  Role of Board Staff in Hearings

 

          PART Alc 210  CONTINUANCES AND FAILURE TO ATTEND HEARING

                  Section Alc 210.01  Continuances

                  Section Alc 210.02  Failure of a Party to Attend or Participate in the Hearing

 

          PART Alc 211  REQUESTS FOR INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTS

                  Section Alc 211.01  Voluntary Production of Information

                  Section Alc 211.02  Motions to Compel Production of Information and Documents

                  Section Alc 211.03  Mandatory Pre-Hearing Disclosure of Witnesses and Exhibits

 

          PART Alc 212  HEARING PROCEDURE

                  Section Alc 212.01  Standard and Burden of Proof

                  Section Alc 212.02  Order of Testimony; Cross-Examination

                  Section Alc 212.03  Evidence

                  Section Alc 212.04  Proposed Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law

                  Section Alc 212.05  Closing the Record

                  Section Alc 212.06  Reopening the Record

                  Section Alc 212.07  Disposition

                  Section Alc 212.08  Rehearing

 

          PART Alc 213  SETTLEMENTS

                  Section Alc 213.01  Settlement of Some or All Issues in a Dispute

 

          PART Alc 214  RULEMAKING

                  Section Alc 214.01  Petitions for Rulemaking

                  Section Alc 214.02  Disposition of Petitions for Rulemaking

 

          PART Alc 215  PUBLIC COMMENT HEARINGS

                  Section Alc 215.01  Purpose

                  Section Alc 215.02  Public Access and Participation

                  Section Alc 215.03  Limitations on Public Participation

                  Section Alc 215.04  Media Access

                  Section Alc 215.05  Conduct of Rulemaking Public Comment Hearings

 

          PART Alc 216  DECLARATORY RULINGS

                  Section Alc 216.01  Requests for Declaratory Rulings

                  Section Alc 216.02  Issuance of Declaratory Rulings

 

          PART Alc 217  EXPLANATION OF ADOPTED RULES

                  Section Alc 217.01  Requests for Explanation of Adopted Rules

                  Section Alc 217.02  Contents of Explanation

 

CHAPTER Alc 300  INITIAL CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENSES

          PART Alc 301  DEFINITIONS

                  Section Alc 301.01  Definitions

 

          PART 302  REQUIREMENTS FOR APPLICANTS

                  Section Alc 302.01  Eligibility

 

          PART 303  INITIAL CERTIFICATION AS A RECOVERY SUPPORT WORKER

                  Section Alc 303.01  Eligibility Requirements

                  Section Alc 303.02  Paid or Volunteer Work Experience

                  Section Alc 303.03  Education

                  Section Alc 303.04  Applicants for Initial Certification as a CRSW from Other Jurisdictions

 

                       PART Alc 304  APPLICATION PROCEDURES AND BOARD PROCEDURES FOR INITIAL CERTIFICATION AS A RECOVERY SUPPORT WORKER

                  Section Alc 304.01 Procedures for Applying for Initial Certification as a Recovery Support Worker

                  Section Alc 304.02  Application Form

                  Section Alc 304.03  Meaning of the Applicant’s Signature

                  Section Alc 304.04  Additional Materials to be Submitted

                  Section Alc 304.05  Board’s Processing of Applications for Initial Certification as a Recovery Support Worker

 

          PART Alc 305  EXAMINATIONS FOR CRSW INITIAL CERTIFICATION

                  Section Alc 305.01  Examination and Examination Procedures

 

          PART Alc 306  INITIAL LICENSURE AS A LICENSED ALCOHOL AND DRUG COUNSELOR

                  Section Alc 306.01  Scope

                  Section Alc 306.02  Eligibility Requirements for Initial Licensure as a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor

                  Section Alc 306.03  Educational Eligibility Requirements

                  Section Alc 306.04  Training Eligibility Requirements

                  Section Alc 306.05  Supervised Work Experience Requirement

 

          PART Alc 307  EXAMINATION FOR LADC INITIAL LICENSURE

                  Section Alc 307.01  Examination and Examination Procedures

 

          PART Alc 308  WRITTEN CASE STUDY

                  Section Alc 308.01  Submission and Approval of Written Case Study

                  Section Alc 308.02  Contents and Formal Requirements of Written Case Study

                  Section Alc 308.03  Contents of the Written Case Study

                  Section Alc 308.04  Required Information and Headings for Information

 

          PART Alc 309  INITIAL RECIPROCITY-BASED LADC LICENSURE

                  Section Alc 309.01  Eligibility Requirements for Reciprocity-Based Initial Licensure as a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor

                  Section Alc 309.02  Supervised Work Experience Report Form

 

          PART Alc 310  INITIAL LICENSURE AS A MASTER LICENSED ALCOHOL AND DRUG COUNSELOR

                  Section Alc 310.01  Eligibility Requirements for Initial Licensure as a Master Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor

                  Section Alc 310.02  Master’s Degree Requirement

                  Section Alc 310.03  Required Drug and Alcohol Use Education

                  Section Alc 310.04  Required Supervised Practical Training in Alcohol and Drug Use Counseling

                  Section Alc 310.05  Clinically Supervised Direct Counseling Experience in Treating Substance Use Disorders

 

          PART Alc 311 EXAMINATION FOR MLADC INITIAL LICENSURE

                  Section Alc 311.01  Examination and Examination Procedures

 

          PART Alc 312  INITIAL RECIPROCITY BASED MLADC LICENSURE

                  Section Alc 312.01  Eligibility Requirements for Reciprocity-Based Initial Licensure as a Master Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor

 

          PART Alc 313  APPLICATION PROCEDURES FOR INITIAL LICENSURE AS A LICENSED ALCOHOL AND DRUG COUNSELOR OR A MASTER LICENSED ALCOHOL AND DRUG COUNSELOR

                  Section Alc 313.01  Procedures for Applying for Initial Licensure as a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor or a Master Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor

                  Section Alc 313.02  Application Form

                  Section Alc 313.03  The Meaning of the Applicant’s Signature

                  Section Alc 313.04  Additional Materials to be Submitted by an Applicant for Initial Licensure as a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor or as a Master Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor

                  Section Alc 313.05  Report Form Documenting Hours of Supervised Practical Training in Alcohol and Drug Counseling

                  Section Alc 313.06  Applicant Work Experience Report Form Documenting Experience

                  Section Alc 313.07  Supervised Work Experience Report Forms

                  Section Alc 313.08  Verification of Employment Form

                  Section Alc 313.09  Supervision Agreement

                  Section Alc 313.10  Counselor Evaluation Form

                  Section Alc 313.11  Professional Reference Form 

                  Section Alc 313.12  Educational and Training Summary Form

                  Section Alc 313.13  The Board’s Processing of Applications for Initial Licensure as a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor or a Master Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor

 

          PART Alc 314  INITIAL CERTIFICATION AS A LICENSED CLINICAL SUPERVISOR

                  Section Alc 314.01  Eligibility Requirements

                  Section Alc 314.02  Experience Eligibility Requirements

                  Section Alc 314.03  Supervision Requirements

                  Section Alc 314.04  Training Requirements

 

          PART Alc 315  EXAMINATION FOR LCS INITIAL LICENSURE

                  Section Alc 315.01  Examination and Examination Procedures

 

          PART Alc 316  APPLICATION PROCEDURES FOR INITIAL LICENSURE AS A LICENSED CLINICAL SUPERVISOR

                  Section Alc 316.01  Procedures for Applying for Initial Licensure as a Licensed Clinical Supervisor

                  Section Alc 316.02  Application Form

                  Section Alc 316.03  Meaning of the Applicant’s Signature

                  Section Alc 316.04  Additional Materials to be Submitted

                  Section Alc 316.05  Report Form Documenting Hours of Experience as an Alcohol and Drug Counselor

                  Section Alc 316.06  Clinical Supervision Training Form

                  Section Alc 316.07  The Board’s Processing of Applications for Initial Licensure as a Licensed Clinical Supervisor

 

          PART Alc 317  FEES

                  Section Alc 316.01  Fee Schedule

 

CHAPTER Alc 400  ONGOING REQUIREMENTS

          PART Alc 401  DEFINITIONS

                  Section Alc 401.01  Definitions

 

          PART Alc 402  CERTIFICATION AND LICENSURE RENEWALS

                  Section Alc 402.01  Certification and Licensure Expiration Dates and Filing Deadlines for Renewals

 

          PART Alc 403  REQUIREMENTS FOR RENEWALS

                  Section Alc 403.01  CRSWs

                  Section Alc 403.02  LADCs

                  Section Alc 403.03  MLADCs

                  Section Alc 403.04  Licensed Clinical Supervisors

                  Section Alc 403.05  Workforce Survey

 

          PART Alc 404  SUPERVISION OF CRSWS

                  Section Alc 404.01  Required Supervision of CRSWs

                  Section Alc 404.02  Eligibility to Provide Supervision to a CRSW

                  Section Alc 404.03  Supervision Types and Hours

                  Section Alc 404.04  Administrative Obligations of Supervised CRSWs

                  Section Alc 404.05  Obligations of Supervisors

 

          PART Alc 405  CLINICAL SUPERVISION OF LADCS

                  Section Alc 405.01  Scope

                  Section Alc 405.02  Required Clinical Supervision

                  Section Alc 405.03  Eligibility to Provide Clinical Supervision

                  Section Alc 405.04  Supervision Types and Hours

                  Section Alc 405.05  Administrative Obligations of Supervised LADCs

                  Section Alc 405.06  Obligations of Supervisors

 

          PART Alc 406  CLINICAL SUPERVISION OF MLADCs

                  Section Alc 406.01  Clinical Supervision of MLADCs

                  Section Alc 406.02  Eligibility to Provide Clinical Supervision to an MLADC

                  Section Alc 406.03  Supervision Type and Hours

                  Section Alc 406.04  Administrative Obligations of Supervised MLADCs

 

          PART Alc 407  APPROVAL OF SUPERVISORS

                  Section Alc 407.01  Scope

                  Section Alc 407.02  Approval Required

 

          PART Alc 408  PEER COLLABORATION

                  Section Alc 408.01  Scope

                  Section Alc 408.02  Peer Collaboration

                  Section Alc 408.03  Documentation of Peer Collaboration

 

          PART Alc 409  CONTINUING EDUCATION

                  Section Alc 409.01  Requirements for CRSWs

                  Section Alc 409.02  Requirements for MLADCs

                  Section Alc 409.03  Requirements for Licensed Clinical Supervisors

                  Section Alc 409.04  Pre-Approval of Continuing Education Courses

                  Section Alc 409.05  Documentation of Continuing Education

 

          PART Alc 410  AUDIT PROCEDURE FOR CONTINUING EDUCATION, SUPERVISION, AND PEER COLLABORATION

                  Section Alc 410.01  Audit Procedure

 

          PART Alc 411  RENEWAL APPLICATIONS

                  Section Alc 411.01  Renewal Applications

 

          PART Alc 412  INACTIVE STATUS

                  Section Alc 412.01  Inactive Status

 

          PART Alc 413  DISCIPLINARY MATTERS

                  Section Alc 413.01  Initiation of Disciplinary Action

                  Section Alc 413.02  Disciplinary Sanctions

                  Section Alc 413.03  Administrative Fines

                  Section Alc 413.04  Procedures for Assessing and Collecting Administrative Fines

 

          PART Alc 414  REINSTATEMENT

                  Section Alc 414.01  Reinstatement of Certificate or License After Lapse

                  Section Alc 414.02  Reinstatement of Certificate or License After Suspension or Revocation

 

          PART Alc 415  FEES

                  Section Alc 415.01  Fees

 

CHAPTER Alc 500  ETHICAL STANDARDS

          PART Alc 501  DEFINITIONS

                  Section Alc 501.01  Definitions of Terms Used in this Chapter

 

          PART Alc 502  CODE OF ETHICS FOR LICENSEES AND CRSWS

                  Section Alc 502.01  Ethical Requirements