Course Description

Senior Instructor

Diane Sherman, PhD

Dr. Diane Sherman, Ph.D., a substance abuse profession since 1975, beginning her career while serving in the U.S. Army for in the capacity of Behavioral Science Specialist.  She holds the national advanced credential of Master Addiction Counselor, Certified Clinical Supervisor, and Certified Addiction Counselor-II. Dr. Sherman earned her Doctorate in Industrial / Organizational Psychology from Capella University in 2007. Since 2008 she has taught and supervised students who are in pursuit of the certified addiction counselor credential. She is a national, regional and state presenter offering topics relevant to addiction professional, clinical, and ethical practices and clinical supervision. Dr. Sherman is the past President of the Georgia Addiction Counselors Association and recipient of the GACA President’s Award, and Bernard Carter Humanitarian Award. She also served on the board of the Georgia School of Addiction Studies, and in 2015 was honored to receive the Bruce Hoopes Pioneer Award in Addiction Treatment, a personally meaningful award, for excellence in the addiction profession.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    How to Become a CAC.

    • A message from your instructor

  • 2

    Additional Resource Materials

    • Mapping My Route slides

    • Credential Comparison

  • 3

    Next Steps...

    • My Contact Information

    • More resources for you

Reviews

5 star rating

Stacie Griffith

5 star rating

Great

Carissa Phillips

5 star rating

Excellent Course

Alvin Litman

This is the clearest information on the subject that I have ever found. Thank you for making this available.

This is the clearest information on the subject that I have ever found. Thank you for making this available.

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How to become a CAC

Catherine Clayton Mills

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William Moran

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CAC Roadmap

Tom Ringwood

I enjoyed the presentation, the content that was offered was on point and informative. Thanks for sharing your insights and explaining the requirements.

I enjoyed the presentation, the content that was offered was on point and informative. Thanks for sharing your insights and explaining the requirements.

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5 star rating

Lasonya Evans

Great!