Certification Overview

The ICD provides five levels of certificates and certification. To learn more general information about any of our levels, click on the sidebar link that designates that level. To learn more about a specific certificate, click on the abbreviation next to the certificate title that interests you.

Foundation Certificate

Required for listing on the ICD referral database and Level II advancement

CD — Foundation Certificate in Chronic Disorganization

Level I Specialty Certificates

Not all are required for Level II advancement

ADD — Certificate of Study in Basic ADD Issues with the CD Client

ADM — Certificate of Study in Client Administration

PHY — Certificate of Study in Basic Physical Conditions Affecting the CD Client

AGE — Certificate of Study in Understanding the Needs of the Aging CD Client

LS — Certificate of Study in Learning Styles and Modalities

MH — Certificate of Study in Basic Mental Health Conditions and Challenges Affecting the CD Client

HRD — Certificate of Study in Basic Hoarding Issues with the CD Client

STU — Certificate of Study in Understanding the Needs of the Student CD Client

LT — Certificate of Study in Life Transitions

TMP - Certificate of Study in Time Management and Productivity

Level II Specialist Certificates

CD Specialist

ADD Specialist

Hoarding Specialist

Aging Specialist

Level III Certified Professional Organizer in Chronic Disorganization®

CPO-CD® Overview

Level IV ICD Program Mentor

 Level IV Program Mentor Overview

Level V ICD Master Trainer in CD and Organization

 Level V Master Trainer Overview