Membership/Registration/CATC Forms


The forms you need are available throughout our website. Go to the particular area you are interested in to download and print forms you need for registration/membership, CATC Exam, CATC applications/upgrades/renewal, etc.

Paypal payment is also available on the pages where you find the forms/applications, etc.

Mail all forms with payment (or proof of Paypal/credit card payment) to: 
CAADE  5230 Clark Avenue, Suite 3, Lakewood, CA 90712

If you have questions, the CAADE office has live phone hours from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday
. Please call for in person appointments

Emails and voicemails are answered daily, Monday through Friday:

The most often used form are linked below. For other forms click on the links for each category:

Membership/Registration FORMS
Print the appropriate registration application or renewal form below and mail with payment or proof of payment to: 
CAADE, 5230 Clark Avenue, Suite 3, Lakewood, CA 90712.

REMEMBER: You may only be registered for five (5) years before becoming fully certified. If you are not certified before the end of five (5) years from your initial registration, you may request a two-year extension.

Student Registration Application/Renewal (click for pdf file)

Registered Intern (CATC-i) Application/Renewal (click for pdf file)

Individual Registration form (use this form to register if you are not a student or a CATC-i intern)

Individual Membership/Renewal (click for pdf file)

Institutional or Organizational Membership Application (click for pdf file)

Request for Two-Year Extension

Extension Request Application

Ethics / Scope of Practice FORMS

CAADE Code of Ethics

CAADE CATC Scope of Practice

State of California Uniform Code of Conduct (Revised 2012)

Forms for each of the individual CATC levels are available under the Certification Menu

CATC Exam Application Approval


Initial CATC I Application

Initial CATC Application (See Certification CATC I, II, III, IV, V, N)

Affidavit of Supervision Hours (to be used when original supervisor is no longer available)

CATC I Renewal

(See Certification CATC I, II, III, IV, V, N)


Equivalency Application

Summary of Hours

Summary of Hours for Supervised Internships

(Certified Addictions Treatment Educator)

CATE Initial Application

CATE Renewal

 Certified Addictions Treatment Specialist--Licensed Professional
(if you are a licensed professional with a degree from a regionally accredited university, we suggest you consider applying for the CATC IV [Master's degree] or CATC V [doctorate]. Both credentials are NOCA accredited and have national reciprocity. The CATS-LP is an honorary recognition bestowed by CAADE upon licensed individuals in the state of California. The CATS-LP is not a state or nationally recognized credential

CATS-LP Application