It is estimated that nearly 20 million Americans suffer from some kind of substance abuse disorder. Addictions Counselors aid our patients suffering from addictions and assist them by offering counseling and crisis intervention to identify life altering approaches to cope with the effects of addictions disorders.
Associates degree in Substance Abuse Counseling-Preferred
No Experience Required
Certifications, Licenses and Registrations
Substance Abuse Counselor In Training (SAC-IT) or Substance Abuse Counselor (SAC) is required for inpatient or obtained within 6 months from hire date for outpatient.