Take a look at the PAAC Accredited ADHD Coach Training Programs (PAAC AACTP) or read below to learn about the path towards certification.

Or Click Here Download the Application for PAAC Certification – Requirements & Forms – 2014-09

Overview of PAAC Certification Requirements

The Professional Association of ADHD Coaches (PAAC) sets the global and gold standard for credentialing in ADHD Coaching. There are 3 levels of PAAC certification available, with minimum requirements differing from level to level:

  • Certified ADHD Coach Practitioner (CACP) – Trained in fundamentals; basic proficiency demonstrated.
  • Professional Certified ADHD Coach (PCAC) – Trained in advanced skills; intermediate proficiency demonstrated.
  • Master Certified ADHD Coach (MCAC) – Extensively trained; masterful proficiency demonstrated.

A competent ADHD Coach at any level must have skill sets, or core coaching competencies that come from a combination of ADHD training, training in ICF and/or PAAC core coaching competencies, adherence to PAAC Ethics, and demonstrated ADHD coaching experience. Be a leader in the field of ADHD Coaching by submitting your PAAC application for certification now! Download the application above.

Levels and Requirements for PAAC AACTP Certified Coaches seeking PAAC Certification (Table 1)

Levels & Requirements for International Coach Federation (ICF) Certified Coaches seeking PAAC Certification

Levels & Requirements for Non-ICF/Non-AACTP Certified Candidates seeking PAAC Certification (Table 3) 

(i.e. Candidates applying through Portfolio Process)