Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Buffalo, NY

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Addiction Counselor of RASI

  • BestSelf Behavioral Health
  • Buffalo, NY
  • 5 days ago
Job Title: Addiction Counselor Reports To: Program Director FLSA Status: Non -Exempt Notice: 2 weeks SUMMARY OF DUTIES: The Addiction Counselor is responsible for the primary case management of an...

Chemical Dependency Counselor Pathways SCH

  • Catholic Health
  • Buffalo, NY
  • 90+ days ago
therapy within the treatment philosophies and policies of the program....

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Substance Abuse Counselor Online Courses and Training Opportunities

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 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...

A Survey of Substance Use Disorder
Explore the basics of addiction medicine

Addiction has a staggering impact on society. Drug overdose is the leading cause of accidental death in the United States and The Centers for Disease...


Salary for Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Buffalo, NY

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 Buffalo, NY 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 Buffalo, NY
  • 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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