Students will learn, develop, and improve their skills working with those affected by addiction.

Counselors or any individual can sign up for classes below to learn more about addiction. Our program provides counselors an opportunity to earn up to 180 Continuing Education Hours (CEHs) in the field of addiction. Students can earn 15 contact hours per course listed below. 


Show Course Schedule

DSM-5 Co-Occurring Disorder Differential Diagnosis in Addictions Counseling
August 12 & 19, 2017 at 9 a.m.

Group Therapy Techniques Specific to People with Addiction
September 16 & 23, 2017 at 9 a.m.

Challenges of Interfacing 12 Step Programs and Professional Counseling
October 14 & 21, 2017 at 9 a.m.

Practicum on MET Counseling Techniques Specific to People with Addiction
November 11 & 18, 2017 at 9 a.m.

Cross-Cultural Addictions Counseling
December 9 & 16, 2017 at 9 a.m.

Basic Pedagogy in Addictive Disorders Education
January 13 & 20, 2018 at 9 a.m.

Registration and Tuition

Tuition for each class is $75.00. CADA accepts cash, check, and credit cards. 

Classes are limited to 25 students each, and students are strongly encouraged to pre-register before the class. Day-of registrants will be charged a $15.00 late fee. Please view the CSABH Financial Agreement by clicking here. Upon completion, please send this agreement to

Click here to fill out an application for the CADA School of Addiction and Behavioral Health or stop by the Dan J. Talley Memorial Center at 2000 Fairfield Avenue in Shreveport to pick one up.  Send your completed application to the CADA School of Addiction and Behavioral Health by email to, by fax to 318-222-3273, or drop it off at the Dan J. Talley Memorial Center.

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