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New Training Program Ready
CAARD (Counselors on Alcoholism, Addictions, and Related Dependencies) has completed plans on its program for the certification of trained specialists in substance-abuse problems.
CAARD is a nonprofit foundation established in 1967 in California, where it maintains its national headquarters. Affiliate groups are being started in California and other states. CAARD co-sponsors training programs in various colleges and universities.
CAARD policy maintains that both professionals and paraprofessionals should have special training if they expect to work in the...