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Change of Name/Address Policy

Effective November 3, 2021.

For the protection of your identity, official credentialed practitioner's name changes must be made preferably electronically by submitting legal documentation to CDR (Clear PDF copy or images of official documents required).

Please click here to log in to your MyCDR account using your CDR/Academy username and password.  Once logged in, click on the “Profile” link on the left side of the blue bar.  Once you have clicked the “Profile” link, you will see the “Request Name Change” link. Click the “Request Name Change” link and follow the instructions to upload your legal documentation such as marriage license/certificate, divorce decree or court order reflecting the name change.  You will receive an email notification once your request has been processed.  Please allow 72 hours for processing. 

Should you have any questions regarding your name change, please do not hesitate to contact us at 312/899-4865 or at


Change of Address/Email Policy

Effective March 17, 2021

To protect the security of your record and maintain integrity of the CDR/Academy database, we are unable to change mailing addresses and email addresses based on verbal requests or by phone. To update your contact information, log-in to your MyCDR account by clicking here.

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