ABOUT IAAP

The  International Association of Addiction Professionals (IAAP) is a private corporation which offers voluntary credentialing, standards and testing to Addiction Professionals, Recovery Coaches, Peer Support Coaches and Specialists, Interventionists, Family Recovery Coaches and Specialists, Prevention Specialists, Sober Companions, Gambling Addiction Specialists, Food Addiction Specialists, Behavioral Health Professionals, Telemedicine Professionals and more.

We specialize in the disciplines that have been forgotten or not specifically regulated. We are open to Membership, International Educational Provider Status and regulation to create a standardization among the addiction industry that has been sorely neglected. We specialize in regulating the providers of these classes and also membership to provide the highest quality care to the public.  

 The IAAP has been created to offer a standard of excellence in governing a long overlooked sector of the addiction industry. We offer a credible solution for clients to vet their Recovery Coaches, Interventionists, Sober Companions, Behavioral Health Specialists, Addiction Professionals and more. At IAAP, we bridge the gap between coaching and counseling and offer a much needed solution for professionals to cross international boundaries.

IAAP vets and approves all International Educational Providers, students and members. We offer the highest standards to the consumer with a name and brand that can be trusted. In the addiction industry we have seen a lot of unethical behaviors, we strive to weed out those individuals that do not meet our strict guidelines and  requirements, so that you the consumer know you are working with a reputable company with the highest of standards.

Benefits of Membership

  • Membership in an International Association with distinction
  • Monthly Mastermind Group with Leading Experts
  • Graduate Listing in our exclusive Online Addictions Directory
  • Private Facebook Community for Networking and Engagement
  • Member Discounts for ongoing Professional Development
  • Member Discounts for Live Events, Conferences and
  • Continuing education Unit discounts