ICAADA Medication Assisted Treatment Specialist (MATS) is a clinical credential recognized by the Division of Mental Health and Addiction of the Indiana Department of Family and Social Services Administration.

Requirements to earn your MATS credential

Experience
  • None required
Education & Training
  • Bachelor’s degree in health/human services recommended
  • 47 hours of ICAADA approved education or training in medication assisted treatment which includes the four MATS performance domains: pharmacotherapy, recovery support, education and professional responsibility
Examination
  • Applicants must pass the ICAADA MATS exam
Code of Ethics
  • The applicant must sign, and agree to abide by the ICAADA Medication Assisted Treatment Specialist (MATS) Code of Ethics
Residency
  • Candidate must live or work in Indiana at least 51% of the time
Recertification
  • 12 hours of medication assisted treatment continuing education earned every two years
Fees
  • Membership: $125
  • Exam: $125
  • Certification: $100

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