RADACT is dedicated to providing training opportunities for chemical dependency behavior health counselor certification, clinical supervision administration.
RADACT Goals: The Regional Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor Training Program (RADACT) strives to increase the educational level of individuals entering, or working in, the substance abuse counseling field by providing courses to meet the various degrees of experience and expertise found within our target populations.
RADACT holds classes throughout Alaska and also offers correspondence courses.
Addiction and Behavioral Health Aide Counselor Training Academy
March 6 – March 23, 2017
Location: RADACT office, 3901 Old Seward Hwy, Suite 8
Payment Deadline: February 24, 2017 at RADACT office
Information and Forms
2017 Annual School May 1 – 3, 2017
RADACT is pleased to announce the 43rd Annual School on Addictions and Behavioral Health: “Open Conversation about Recovery: Emerging Addiction Treatment.” Learn more–>
Our regular hours are Monday-Friday, 8am to 5pm.
We are closed on all holidays and in cases of employee emergencies.
The Regional Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor Training (RADACT) Program strives to increase the educational level of individuals entering or working in the behavioral health counseling field by providing courses to meet various degrees of experience and expertise.
RADACT, founded in 1992, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing training opportunities to individuals beginning their journey towards chemical dependency/behavioral health counselor certification, clinical supervision and administration. RADACT provides, coordinates and delivers on-site training. RADACT also provides correspondence classes and offers a three-week intense training academy.
Janet Carter – Executive Director and Founder
In 1992, Janet relocated to Anchorage from Kodiak, where she lived for eleven years. In Kodiak, she served as both trainer and director of the South Central Area Alcohol Training (SCAAT) Program. She started RADACT in her living room and held, once again, the positions of both trainer and director.
Janet earned a Masters Degree in Educational Psychology/Counseling from the University of Washington. As RADACT’s Executive Director, she seeks out financial resources, writes all applicable grants, and oversees the general workings of the program.
Links to ATTC Network sites
- Northwest Frontier ATTC
- Mountain West ATTC
- ATTC National Office
- ATTC of New England
- Northeastern States ATTC
- Pacific Southwest ATTC
Links to miscellaneous distance learning resources
- National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors
- Hazeldon Distance Learning Center for Addiction Studie
- Laban’s Homestudy Trainings
- CEU University
- Professional Development Resources Inc.
- Women and Addiction Home Study Program
- SALIS (Substance Abuse Librarians and Information Specialists
- Saybrook Graduate School and Research Center Distance Education
- Distance Learning Center for Addiction Studies
- Quantum Units
- AddictionCenter.com, Recovery Worldwide LLC (Comprehensive addiction information hub)
- DrugText USA (Information on substances and pharmacology)
- National Institute on Drug Abuse (Information on drugs of abuse)
- Recovery Month
- Prevline – Prevention Online (a service of SAMHSA) (Alcohol and Drug Facts)
- Virtual Clearinghouse on Alcohol, Tobacco & Other Drugs (Publications on alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs)
- Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (Center for Substance Abuse Treatment)
RADACT Office Hours: Monday – Friday, 8am to 5pm. Closed holidays and staff emergencies.
RADACT – The Regional Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselor Training Program
3901 Old Seward Hwy, Suite 8, In the University Center Mall
Anchorage, AK 99503
Executive Director: Janet CarterTo register for Older Adults Class:
To order correspondence courses or register for an Anchorage training:
To obtain a Transcript:
Please contact Virginia.