This Seventh Edition contains the four Domain names from the Certified Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Counselor Job Task Analysis 2013 whilst integrating the Domain names with the 12 Core Functions of the Substance Abuse Counselor and the Performance Domain names of TAP 21. The discussion of the four Domain names is new to this Seventh Edition. This Seventh Edition continues to include instructor lesson plans and student quizzes. It’s designed to lend a hand instructors in preparing students in search of certification as alcohol and other drug abuse counselors. It’s in accord with the International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium (ICRC) standards. These standards are vital, essential and critical for the protection of the public, individual clients and counselors. The Seventh Edition is easily read and organized and provides the information at the global criteria and domain tasks used by the ICRC member boards world wide to evaluate applicants for certification as substance abuse counselors.