Organization Rhode Island Board for the Certification of Chemical Dependency Professionals
Address 298 S. Progress Ave.
Harrisburg, PA 17109
Phone # 717-540-4456
Website http://www.ribccdp.com/
National Affiliate IC&RC

 

Rhode Island is affiliated with IC&RC and most of their certifications correspond to IC&RC certifications. Examinations are computer based and on demand. You must however wait 60 days to retake a failed exam. Rhode Island has recently added Certified Peer Recovery Specialist that has a grandparenting period for Certified Recovery Coaches until Jan 15, 2015.

Certification through IC&RC is a prerequisite to getting licensed in the state of Rhode Island. You can find more info about licensing at http://sos.ri.gov/