Training for Addiction Professionals (TAP)
Training for Addiction Professionals (TAP), the leading provider of educational services to Nebraska’s substance abuse counselors.
History of TAP Program
TAP was created in 1997 as a result of a contract agreement between the Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Addiction Services and Lincoln Medical Education Partnership to provide core and continuing educational services to substance abuse counselors. TAP became a National Association of Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC) approved education provider in 2012.
- Core education classes for professionals seeking to become alcohol/drug counselors
- Alcohol/drug specific continuing education for professionals in the field
- Addiction Severity Index (ASI) and Comprehensive Adolescent Severity Inventory (CASI) trainings
- Criminal justice approved trainings for clinicians on the Supreme Court of Nebraska, Office of Probation Administration's Registered Service Providers List.
In January 2013, TAP, was Authorized to operate by the Nebraska Commissioner of Education under the provisions of Nebraska Revised Statute, Sections 85-1601 through 85-1658
as a Private Postsecondary Career School.
TAP partners with respected professionals to instruct all course offerings. We continuously focus on providing continuing education that meets and exceeds the current needs of the professional. For more information, please click on any of the options to your left, or contact us at 402-327-6831 or 402-327-6832*.
*Beginning June 26th TAP will have new phone numbers- 402-327-6831 and 402-327-6832
These activities are supported in whole or in part from funds received from the
Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Behavioral Health.
Authorized to operate by the Nebraska Commissioner of Education
under the provisions of Nebraska Revised Statue,
Sections 85-1601 through 85-1658.
Approved Education Provider #863 National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors (NAADAC).