Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in El Cajon, CA

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Chemical Dependency Counselor

  • Aurora San Diego
  • San Diego, CA (18 miles from El Cajon, CA)
  • 6 days ago
Responsibilities: Assesses patients' stage and extent of chemical use and comorbid mental health issues Develops and implements a plan of treatment, in conjunction with members of multi-disciplinary...

Substance Abuse Counselor - Sign-On Bonus

  • Acadia Healthcare Inc.
  • El Cajon, CA
  • 22 days ago
Substance Abuse Counselors provide high quality, compassionate care through various mediums which include both individual and group counseling sessions....

Substance Abuse Counselor - Sign-On Bonus

  • Acadia Healthcare Inc.
  • Escondido, CA (22 miles from El Cajon, CA)
  • 30+ days ago
Substance Abuse Counselors provide high quality, compassionate care through various mediums which include both individual and group counseling sessions....

Substance Abuse Counselor - Sign-On Bonus

  • Acadia Healthcare Inc.
  • San Diego, CA (18 miles from El Cajon, CA)
  • 30+ days ago
Substance Abuse Counselors provide high quality, compassionate care through various mediums which include both individual and group counseling sessions....

Substance Abuse Counselor

  • Acadia Healthcare Inc.
  • San Diego, CA (18 miles from El Cajon, CA)
  • 45+ days ago
Substance Abuse Counselors provide high quality, compassionate care through various mediums which include both individual and group counseling sessions....

Addiction Counselor - Lead

  • Palomar Medical Center
  • Poway, CA (16 miles from El Cajon, CA)
  • 60+ days ago
Required Certification: Crisis Prevention (CPI) within 6 months of hire 5150 designation and certification by Palomar Health Behavioral Health Services and San Diego County Mental Health to place patients...

Chemical Dependency Counselor - Bayview Behavioral Health Hospital

  • Mission Regional Medical center
  • Chula Vista, CA (15 miles from El Cajon, CA)
  • 60+ days ago
Regularly schedules one on one contact with patients to assess/reassess needs related to substance abuse....

Chemical Dependency Counselor

  • Prime Healthcare
  • Chula Vista, CA (15 miles from El Cajon, CA)
  • 90+ days ago
Regularly schedules one on one contact with patients to assess/reassess needs related to substance abuse....

Demographic Data for El Cajon, CA

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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 El Cajon, CA

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Top Hiring Companies

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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Substance Abuse Counselors in El Cajon, CA offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (55.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.8%)
  • Doctorate Degree (8.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (5.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (3.5%)
  • High School or GED (2.9%)
  • 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 in El Cajon, CA
  • 4-6 years (31.4%)
  • 10+ years (23.7%)
  • Less than 1 year (23.7%)
  • 1-2 years (10.9%)
  • 2-4 years (10.1%)
  • None (0.3%)

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