CATC Exam Preparation Workshops


CAADE's Exam Prep Workshop

(And all TAP 21-based Addiction Counselor Certification Exams)

October 22nd, 2016

9 AM to 1 PM

Hosted by: Fr. Jack Kearney, M.Div., CATC IV

at the Training Institute for Addiction Counselors located in Lakewood, CA. 

*Please Note:

  • Seats are reserved on a first come, first serve basis for those who submit the Exam Prep Workshop Registration form AND proof of fee payment.
  • Paying online alone does NOT register you.
  • Only those who receive a workshop confirmation email from the CAADE Office are officially registeredThis does NOT include the payment receipt email if you pay by PayPal.

Registration Form




Breining has developed an online, six-part CATC Exam Tutorial to help you prepare for the CATC Exam. The tutorial is free. The recommended textbooks, which the tutorial walks you through, are The Addiction Professional: Manual for Counselor Competency, 3rd Edition (2014), Breining Institute; and Intervention, Treatment and Recovery: A Practical Guide to the TAP 21 Addiction Counseling Competencies (2013), Lori L. Phelps, Psy.D., CATC V, Executive Director, CAADE.


Part 1 – Part 2 – Part 3 – Part 4 – Part 5 – Part 6


When we learn of other exam prep workshops we often post them as a courtesy to our exam candidates. 

These workshops are not sponsored by CAADE, and are independently operated.