CADAS provides regional training and seminars for professionals who are seeking to expand their knowledge & skills in the counseling and addiction field, or who are in need of continuing education hours for licensed alcohol & drug abuse counselors (LADACs), licensed professional counselors (LPCs), licensed clinical social workers (LCSWs), physicians, and nursing.  Many of these workshops are also designed for counselors in training who are seeking licensure. These workshops are accredited by The Tennessee Association of Alcohol, Drug & Other Addiction Services (TAADAS) and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Businessman Writing on Whiteboard --- Image by © Royalty-Free/Corbis

Community Education:

With over 50 years of experience, CADAS is the recognized expert on alcohol and drug education and information in the region.  Our staff members participate in several community outreach programs including:

The Chattanooga Regional Homeless Coalition
Hamilton County Anti-Drug Coalition
Hamilton County Drug Court
Moccasin Bend Mental Health Institute
Partners in Prevention
Prevention Advisory Council
Tennessee Association of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Services (TAADAS)
Tennessee Licensed Professional Counselor Association (TLPCA)
Treatment Advisory Council
Southeast TN Association of Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors (SETAADAC)

Our expertise is available to the community in a variety of ways:

  • Speakers & Presenters for schools and civic organizations
  • Drug Free Workplace Training for other TN employers (a requirement of certification for TN Drug Free Workplace)
  • Consultation for media, businesses, & law enforcement

Please contact us at (423)756-7644 for further information about our community education services.