Please submit Renewal applications 4 to 6 weeks prior to expiration dates.
Please send in full initial certification applications at least 2 months prior to Development Plan expiration dates.
MCBAP CPRM professionals may now apply for Medicaid billing approval - contact MDHHS.
Become a Certified Clinical Supervisor with the CCS credential.
Please use a mail tracking feature if mailing documents to MCBAP
Due to technical factors, MCBAP's fax reception is offline for the present time. Mail or email documents.
MCBAP Mission: To provide public protection and promote quality services through certification of professionals engaging in the prevention of alcohol, tobacco, and other drug problems and the assessment and treatment of addictions.
International Certification & Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC)
The Michigan Certification Board for Addiction Professionals (MCBAP) is a member of the International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium (IC&RC), and the most active authority for professional substance use disorder prevention, treatment, and recovery credentialing in Michigan.
MCBAP's membership in the IC&RC requires a commitment to adhere to international standards that ensure competence in professionals providing substance abuse services. The IC&RC’s membership currently includes more than 77 boards in the United States, Indian Health Services, U. S. Military, U. S. Federal Court Administrators and numerous foreign countries including Canada, Sweden, Bermuda, Germany, Singapore, the United Kingdom, Spain, Mexico, Japan, and India.
The IC&RC reciprocal certifications we currently offer to new applicants are:
Certification is reciprocal with other IC&RC member boards that offer the above noted or equivalent credentials. Similar, older, non-reciprocal credentials are also recognized in Michigan, mainly for professionals who gained their credentials before October 2008.
Effective in November 2014, the new, IC&RC reciprocal "Certified Peer Recovery Mentor" - CPRM - credential became available from MCBAP - contact us for more information.