Substance Abuse Counselor Jobs in Lynchburg, VA

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Demographic Data for Lynchburg, VA

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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 Lynchburg, VA

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Licensing / Certification

Highest Education Level

Substance Abuse Counselors in Lynchburg, VA 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 Lynchburg, VA
  • 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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