CSAC & CPS Certification


In accordance with Hawaii Revised Statutes 321-193(10), the Department of Health, Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division (ADAD) certifies substance abuse counselors and prevention specialists. Find out about the requirements and process for certification at the State of Hawaii Department of Health Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division website: 

For quick access, here are links to the general application information and suggested reading PDFs. Please visit the ADAD website above for more information and other required forms.

Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (CSAC)

Certified Prevention Specialist (CPS)