By joining NAADAC, you automatically become a member of NHADACA if you reside in New Hampshire.

New Hampshire Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors Association (NHADACA) is the state affiliate of The National Association for Addiction Professionals (NAADAC).




NAADAC, The Association for Addiction Professionals, is the largest national organization for addiction-focused health care professionals with 11,000 members. NAADAC is dedicated to the professional growth and development of addiction specialists.

To renew your membership, or join as a new member, please click on this link –  www.NAADAC.Org.


As a member of NAADAC, you will receive numerous benefits designed to help you grow and prosper as an addiction professional. It takes a lot to keep up and get ahead in this profession. NAADAC makes it easier, more affordable and more rewarding to do so.

As a NHADACA Member you will receive the following benefits:

  • An annual $50 training voucher (transferable and distributed in July of each year) to apply toward any NHTIAD sponsored training.
  • Savings between $10-$50 on New Hampshire Training Institute (NHTIAD) registration fees.
  • Eligibility for a $500 Scholarship to NEIAS Best Practices held in Waterville Valley, NH in August/September of each year.
  • Eligibility for a FULL Scholarship (registration, lodging and transportation) to the Annual NAADAC Conference in the fall of each year.
  • State, Regional & National level advocacy
  • Email updates of current issues, within the state, that are important to professionals.
  • Annual Membership to NAADAC – see benefits below.

NAADAC Professional members receive the following benefits:

  • NAADAC News, the association’s bimonthly publication. It features articles and information on NAADAC and affiliate events; updates on certification and public policy; and contributions by federal agencies and organizations of interest to addiction professionals.
  • A free subscription to Addiction Professional, the official magazine of NAADAC. Published bimonthly, it covers a wide variety of clinical and programmatic issues affecting the addiction treatment profession. NAADAC member copies of Addiction Professional include an exclusive eight-page section devoted to NAADAC. A year subscription is valued at $67.
  • Special discount rates on comprehensive professional liability insurance with no deductible and access to a legal hotline that is exclusive to NAADAC members and provides two hours of free legal assistance to prevent claims against you.
  • Reduced rates on a wide range of NAADAC products, services and events, including: NAADAC sponsored conferences, public policy events, NAADAC regional meetings, and workshops, all of which provide extensive networking and educational opportunities;
  • Continuing education units (Contact Hours), including the qualification course for the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Substance Abuse Professional (SAP); and
  • NAADAC educational and training publications, such as “The Basics of Addiction Counseling: A Desk Reference and Study Guide,” which is a useful tool for certification examination preparation, and independent study courses.
  • A 20 percent discount on all Hazelden Publishing and Educational Services (PES) resources. This NAADAC member rewards program is the highest non-volume related discount Hazelden offers.
  • A 25 percent discount off new subscriptions to Substance Abuse Funding News. That’s a savings of $88 off a one-year subscription. Learn about federal and foundation grant opportunities and receive advice on grantseeking and proposal writing, tips from funding officials, and reports on the latest federal and state initiatives to address substance abuse and related concerns.
  • An influential and effective voice for addiction professionals before Congress and the federal administration, the key governmental bodies that determine how addiction treatment is funded and administered in America. You can sign up for NAADAC’s members-only electronic Legislative Alert Network (e-LAN), which provides up-to-date information on policy developments in Washington, D.C., and you can fax Congress members directly from NAADAC’s homepage by clicking on the “Take Action” button.

To renew your membership, or join as a new member, please click on this link –  www.NAADAC.Org.