Certified Food Addiction Professional (CFAP)

The INFACT Food Addiction Treatment Training Certification (FATT) Program provides a comprehensive foundation and education in the identification, assessment, and treatment of food addiction as a substance use disorder. Covering the steps of the rehabilitation process beginning at intake through the in-depth documentation and communication involved in orientation, the course equips the Professional to assess the presence, stage, severity, dimension, and historical occurrence of food addiction and to provide appropriate treatment plans for recovery and maintenance of recovery from food addiction.

Students will master guiding the patient/client through a recovery journey similar to that provided by residential treatment and rehabilitation available for recovery from other addictions with treatment of food addiction as a substance use disorder.

INFACT School Food Addiction Treatment Training Curriculum

Built on 40 years of focused, evidence-based experience specifically treating patients seeking recovery from food addiction.
Developed over 30 years.
Imparted by faculty who are experts in their fields of study.
Designed in alignment with the ethical codes governing the profession:
European Certification Board of Prevention & Addictions Counseling (ECB) Ethical Standards for Food Addiction Professionals
The Association for Addiction Professionals
The National Certification Commission for Addiction Professionals Code of Ethics
The American Society of Addiction Medicine’s Six Dimensions for addiction treatment in clinical practice

INFACT Treatment & Recovery Practicum:
Direct supervision provides treatment in an online group setting, where participants practice and experience receiving treatment. They learn by participating in clinical supervision, guidance, and intervention.

Begins with the 50-hour Certification Core Function Course; 3-Day Online Intensive September 6, 7, 8 and following Fridays: 09/13, 20, 27, 10/18, 25, 11/1, 8, 15, 22, 12/6 

40-hour Treatment & Recovery Practicum; 3-day Online Intensive on October 4, 5, 6, and 10, followed by Saturday´s 19, 26, 11/2,9,16, 23

THIRD – 2025

Saturday´s: 11, 18, 25, 02/1, 8, 15, 22

March 1st.

Certification Requires

  1. Certification Core Function Training
  2. Treatment & Recovery Practicum
  3. Certification Board Exam
  4. Student Project & Presentation
  5. CFAP Commencement
  1. CV/Resume
  2. 2 Reference Letters
  3. Statement of Intent & Goals
  4. Schedule Application Interview


Food Addiction Treatment Training Certification Program

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Starts Sep 6
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Are you looking for treatment for Food Addiction?
Then, you can kickstart your recovery with the FATT Treatment & Recovery Practicum

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Starts Oct 4
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For admission to FATT and Certification as a Certified Food Addiction Professional

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1 hr