Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in New Mexico

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Substance Abuse Counselor

  • GEO Reentry Services
  • Los Lunas, NM
  • 2 days ago
Conducts or assists in conducting individual or group counseling sessions and programs. Primary Duties and Responsibilities Provides relevant substance abuse information for class curriculum....

Substance Abuse Counselor

  • Santa Fe Recovery Center
  • Santa Fe, NM
  • 3 days ago
At least two years' experience working with clients with co-occurring mental health/substance abuse diagnoses, providing individual and group psychotherapy....

Substance Abuse Counselor

  • New Season
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • 30+ days ago
Performs direct one-on-one patient counseling weekly through individual or group counseling. Reports patient abuse, neglect and exploitation as required. Reports patient grievances as required....

Substance Abuse Counselor

  • Presbyterian Medical Services
  • Farmington, NM
  • 90+ days ago
SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELOR $1000 EMPLOYEE REFERRAL BONUS JOB CATEGORY: BEHAVIORAL HEALTH POSITION SUMMARY: This is a professional position providing drug and alcohol abuse counseling to Behavioral Health...

Substance Abuse Counselor - $5,000 Sign-On Bonus

  • MHM Services, Inc.
  • Hagerman, NM
  • 90+ days ago
Responsibilities The Substance Abuse Counselor is responsible for coordinating all substance abuse/addiction program activities in a correctional setting....

Substance Abuse Counselor

  • Sandia Lakes
  • Albuquerque, NM
  • 90+ days ago
Knowledge of community resources for substance abuse and behavioral health treatment. Excellent oral and written communication skills....

Demographic Data for New Mexico

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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 New Mexico

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 New Mexico 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 New Mexico
  • 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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