Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs

Search Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs

1-15 of 847 Jobs
Camp Recovery - Chandler, AZ
The position regularly provides individual, group, family therapies....
2 days ago
Childrens Aid Society - New York, NY
therapy using behaviorally-based approaches Substance abuse treatment for adolescents using behaviorally-based approaches Behavioral therapy targeting behavioral change in children at home and school...
2 days ago
State of North Carolina - Goldsboro, NC
Substance Abuse Counselors are the front line of prison treatment programs in the Alcoholism & Chemical Dependency Program....
2 days ago
Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation - Plymouth, MN
Overview The Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation (HBFF) is the largest nonprofit addiction recovery organization in the United States. It is also one of the most mission-driven places you will find....
2 days ago
New Season - Biloxi, MS
Performs at least 20 hours of direct one-on-one patient contact per week through individual or group counseling. Reports patient abuse, neglect and exploitation as required....
2 days ago
MHM Services, Inc. - Pikeville, TN
Responsibilities The Licensed Substance Abuse Counselor is responsible for coordinating all substance abuse/addiction program activities in a correctional setting....
1 day ago
MHM Services, Inc. - Nashville, TN
Responsibilities The Licensed Substance Abuse Counselor is responsible for coordinating all substance abuse/addiction program activities in a correctional setting....
1 day ago
Acadia Healthcare - Scottsdale, AZ
Substance Abuse Counselors provide high quality, compassionate care through various mediums which include both individual and group counseling sessions....
1 day ago
UnityPoint Health - Des Moines, IA
Experience: Specialized training in chemical dependence counseling and experience working in the substance abuse field....
8 hours ago
BayMark Services Inc - Albuquerque, NM
Position at Recovery Services of New Mexico Full Time Substance Abuse Counselor Needed!...
10 hours ago
Acadia Healthcare Inc. - Lawrenceburg, IN
Substance Abuse Counselors provide high quality, compassionate care through various mediums which include both individual and group counseling sessions....
2 days ago
ACMH, Inc. - New York, NY
health disorders....
Spectrum Health Systems - Hawkinsville, GA
Abuse Substance Abuse Counseling...
1 day ago
The LCADA Way - Avon Lake, OH
Essential Functions: Delivery of clinical services including individual counseling, group counseling, family counseling, intensive outpatient services, requesting urinalysis, non-medical community residential...
2 days ago
American Addiction Centers - Dartmouth, MA
Provides assessment and evaluation services, formulates effective treatment plans and conducts individual and/or group, family substance abuse counseling and case management services....
18 hours ago

Substance Abuse Counselor Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Substance Abuse Mastery
This course enables the student to learn about specific substances affect you and how abusing substances such as drugs and alcohol can alter a person`s health and overall life also. Many people...

Substance Abuse/ Vaping
Did you know that 90% of addictions start in the teen years? And did you know that every 19 minutes someone is dying of a drug overdose? These stats are scary, and thats why we are taking this...

Substance Abuse Counseling Introductory Course
This course teaches the foundation knowledge needed to work with individuals struggling with substance use disorders. It will prepare an aspiring substance use counselor for more advanced...

Salary for Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Ashburn, VA

This is the average annual salary for Substance Abuse Counselor jobs in Ashburn, VA as reported by the BLS.

$47,678

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Substance Abuse Counselor positions.

Highest Education Level

Substance Abuse Counselors offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (55.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.7%)
  • Doctorate Degree (8.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (5.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.5%)
  • High School or GED (3.0%)
  • Some College (0.5%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Substance Abuse Counselors
  • 2-4 years (38.9%)
  • 1-2 years (24.5%)
  • Less than 1 year (18.0%)
  • 4-6 years (8.3%)
  • None (5.2%)
  • 6-8 years (3.4%)
  • 8-10 years (1.8%)

Substance Abuse Counselor Related Career Advice Articles

Career Guide: Different Types of Mental Health Counselor Specialties

Check out our guide to the different types of mental health worker jobs including numerous mental health counselor specialties to consider.


Essential Skills for Mental Health Professionals

Mental health careers are as varied as they are rewarding. This guide describes mental health skills that will make success in your chosen sector even more attainable. While everyone’s career is different, the following skills for mental health workers are applicable to every profession.


The Secret to Writing an Effective Mental Health Resume

To stand out from the crowd, you must highlight key contributions. You don’t have to be a professional resume writer to effectively tout your accomplishments in a way that will make employers take notice and call you in for an interview.