Massachusetts Association of Alcoholism & Drug Addiction Counselors

Empowering Addiction Focused Professionals

MAADAC is the Massachusetts affiliate of NAADAC – The National Association for Addiction Professionals. MAADAC is a professional membership organization dedicated to the needs and advancement of addiction focused professionals.

The Mission of MAADAC is to lead, unify and empower addiction focused professionals to achieve excellence through education, advocacy, knowledge, standards of practice, ethics, professional development and research.

How is MAADAC Structured?

MAADAC consists of 6 regions that cover all of Massachusetts.

What Resources are Available for Addiction Professionals?

MAADAC offers a number of resources to its members. Check out our resources page HERE.

Does MAADAC Help With Professional Development?

Yes! Visit our Education page to learn about upcoming events and trainings HERE.

How Can I Become a Member?

To learn all about membership benefits and to apply, visit our Membership page HERE.

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Enhance Your Skills as an Addiction Professional

MAADAC offers a number of benefits to its members all geared towards helping you gain valuable skills and resources.

Member Benefits

Learn all about the benefits you’ll gain as a member of NAADAC & MAADAC

Student Information

MAADAC is proud to offer student memberships for those just getting into the field.

Referral Directory

As a member, you will be added to our referral directory & you can serve more people in your region.

Stay up to date with upcoming Addiction Counselor Education Programs as well as upcoming events, fundraisers, trainings, certificate programs and more.



Read our Meeting Minutes, Articles, Newsletters and more to stay up to date on the latest happenings.

Meeting Minutes


Legislative News


MAADAC offers a number of different resources and links to its members with the goal of establishing the highest possible standards of practice for addiction focused professionals.