.05 Certification: Certified Professional Counselor — Alcohol and Drug.

A. Renewal.

(1) To renew certified professional counselor—alcohol and drug certification, the applicant shall:

(a) Complete an application on a form approved by the Board;

(b) Pay the required application fee set forth in COMAR 10.58.02; and

(c) Attest to completion of continuing education activities as specified in COMAR and .06.

(2) The Board may not renew the certification of any certified professional counselor — alcohol and drug who fails to complete all requirements for renewal before to the expiration date of the current certification.

B. The Board may not reinstate the certification of a Certified Professional Counselor — Alcohol and Drug (CPC-AD) who has failed to renew for any reason.