Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Kansas City, MO

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Addiction Therapist

  • Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
  • Kansas City, MO
  • 30+ days ago
The Addiction Therapist is located within Mental Health Care Line in Kansas City VAMC....

Substance Abuse Therapist

  • KidsTLC
  • Olathe, KS (19 miles from Kansas City, MO)
  • 45+ days ago
Position Summary: Lead therapist providing inpatient substance abuse counseling and treatment for children, ages 6 to 18 years at KidsTLC’s Residential Psychiatric Treatment Facility Work with children...

Substance Abuse Counselor

  • The University of Kansas Health System
  • Kansas City, KS (1 mile from Kansas City, MO)
  • 90+ days ago
Substance Abuse CounselorOlathe Pavilion COVID-19 and flu vaccines are required for all health system employees. Learn more....

Demographic Data for Kansas City, MO

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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 Kansas City, MO

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireMentalHealth research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Substance Abuse Counselors in Kansas City, MO 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 Kansas City, MO
  • 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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