Licensed Substance Abuse Counselor

Before enrolling in a master’s degree program what is the applicant required to have?

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Substance Abuse Certification Online

Substance abuse certification online programs are for students that are seeking to obtain their licensure as a substance abuse counselor. Most states will have different types of licensing requirements, which means the student will need to find out if a program meets their state requirements before enrolling in a program in order to determine if […]

Substance Abuse Counselor Programs

Substance abuse counselor programs will consist of 120 credits with 600 hours devoted to obtaining training under the supervision of a licensed substance abuse counselor, in a number of different environments, such as a homeless shelter, hospital, half-way house or out-patient treatment center. Here we will find out about the substance abuse program requirements, the […]

Requirements for Substance Abuse Careers

Substance abuse careers will require a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in order to work in this type of field. As a substance abuse counselor you can work in several different types of environments such as a homeless shelter, hospital, out-patient treatment center, half-way house or in-patient rehab. Here we will find out how […]

How to Become a Substance Abuse Counselor

If you’re interested in learning how to become a substance abuse counselor, here we will learn about the education requirements, the substance abuse counselor training requirements, the type of substance abuse counselor salary you can earn depending on the work environment and the required clinical hours needed before you can take the counselor certification exam.


Substance Abuse Counselor License

In order to obtain your substance abuse counselor license you will need to earn your bachelor’s degree and master’s degree. There is currently a one year substance abuse counselor certificate program available that can be taken in place of the master’s degree but will require the applicant to have already obtained their bachelor’s. Here we […]

Substance Abuse Counselor Employment

The substance abuse counselor employment options can be found in schools, universities, homeless shelters, social service departments, treatment centers, rehab centers and hospitals. The substance abuse counselor, also referred to as a behavioral disorder counselor can also find supervisory positions in this career field once they have worked in the field for more than three […]

Substance Abuse Counselor Salary

As a substance abuse counselor you’ll work with patients and their families regarding substance abuse issues such as drug or alcohol abuse. The counselor will provide counseling and also help to develop programs for treatment for the patient based on each patient’s problems. This type of profession will require state certification as well as a […]