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Select, Find and Prepare for Addiction Counseling Careers and Jobs - all on one page

This page will take you through 4 steps to (1) Select an addiction counseling career, (2) Find addiction counseling job listings, (3) Prepare for an addiction counseling career, and (4) Provide addiction counseling job-specific resources.

Step 1: Select a Job: You will be presented with a listing of addiction counseling careers/jobs. The list may be quite long. There are two ways you might like to use this list:
1) Filter - As you enter a word, you will filter (limit) the list of careers and jobs below
2) Browse the list (Don't Filter) - You can simply browse the list of careers and jobs. There may be many that you might never have considered. This may help you to discover jobs that might be of interest.

Once you have identified an occupation of interest, simply click on it.

Step 2: Find a Job: After you have selected a job above, you will see current jobs listings. You can change the location, distance from location and recency as you wish. Each of the listings will link to a current job opening.

Job listings (based on your criteria) can be sent daily to your inbox, so you always have access to the latest opportunities. Complete the short form to start - you can opt out anytime.

Step 3: Prepare For a Job: In this section you will see one or more links to a career that is usually a bit more general than your initial selection. The link(s) is directly related to the specific job you identified through your prior selections.
*NOTE: It is possible that there may not be a career path identified for the specific job you selected in Step 2. If this is the case, scroll up the page and click on a different job.

Click on a link and you will gain access to detailed information to help you prepare for a career in this field. Information includes core and supplemental duties, general and specific work activities, knowledge required, skills required, preparation required, educational requirements, work experience required, local salary information, certifications, professional associations, current job listings for the job selected along with multiple similar job titles, occupations with similar capabilities and interests (starting a career), and occupations with similar skills and Experience (changing a career).

Step 4: Job-Specific Resources (detailed and constantly updated): Continue to scroll down the page and you will find tabs that will provide detailed (updated) links to occupational information specific to the Job you selected. This information includes:
Videos: Provides a listing of video links related to this career. A great way to get a quick overview of the occupation.
Resumes: Sources for resume materials and techniques. This can help to get you started.
Job Description: Sources that provide job descriptions, which are vital to resume and interview preparation.
Interviews: Provides links that can help you to prepare for and successfully complete the job interview.
Step by Step: Provides links to resources that can help to organize the career search process.
LinkedIn: One of the best professional social media sites that provides links, opportunities, and networking specifically for careers and career development.

1) Select a Job

Scroll through the picklist (below). There are 150 addiction counseling careers and jobs listed. Select those that may be of interest - you will get links to active job listings for that specific addiction counseling occupation, and detailed resources to help you prepare a career path (ladder).
You can use this form two ways:

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Filter - As you enter a keyword, you will filter (limit) the list of careers and jobs below

Browse the list (Don't Filter) - You can simply browse the list of careers and jobs. There may be many that you might never have considered. This may help you to discover jobs that might be of interest.

Enter a Keyword (filter the list below)
OR - leave blank and scroll through the choices:



Select a Job Title (scroll and Select) :

Addiction & Prevention Specialist
Addiction Counselor
Addiction Psychiatrist
Addiction Specialist
Addiction Studies Professor
Addiction Studies Program Coordinator
Addiction Therapist
Addictions Counselor
Addictions Counselor Assistant
Adolescent Drug and Alcohol Counselor
Adult Mental Health Case Manager
Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Adult Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner, Addictions (APRN, Addictions)
Alcohol and Drug Abuse Assistance Program Administrator
Alcohol and Drug Counselor
Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Counselor
Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Prevention Supervisor
Alcohol and Other Drug Counselor (AOD Counselor)
Alcohol and Other Drug Counselor/Educator (AOD Counselor/Educator)
Alcohol Counseling Therapist (Alcohol Couns Thrp)
Alcohol Law Enforcement Agent (ALE Agent)
Alcohol Manager
Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Prevention Specialist
Alcoholic Counselor
Alcoholism Worker
BD Special Education Teacher (Behavioral Disorders Special Education Teacher)
Case Manager, Mental Health
Certified Abuse and Drug Addiction Counselor
Certified Addictions Counselor
Certified Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor (CADAC)
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (ADAC)
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC)
Certified Alcohol Counselor
Certified Alcohol Drug Counselor (CADC)
Certified Alcohol Drug Counselor/Director
Certified Drug Addiction Counselor
Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor
Chairman of Alcohol and Tobacco Commission
Chief Registered Environmental Health Specialist
Children Mental Health Therapist
Clinical Mental Health Counselor
Clinical Nurse Specialist for the Mental Health Service
College Mental Health Counselor
Community Mental Health Social Worker
Community Mental Health Worker
De-Alcoholizer
Drug & Alcohol Counselor
Drug Alcohol Rehabilitation Specialist
Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Specialist
Drug and Alcohol Specialist
Drug and Alcohol Treatment Specialist (DATS)
Drug or Alcohol Abuse Human Relations Counselor
Early Childhood Mental Health Therapist
EHS Specialist (Environmental Health and Safety Specialist)
Emotional and Behavioral Disorder Teacher
Emotional and Behavioral Disorders Teacher (EBD Teacher)
Environmental Health Aide
Environmental Health and Engineering Director
Environmental Health and Safety Coordinator (EHS Coordinator)
Environmental Health and Safety Director
Environmental Health and Safety Engineer
Environmental Health and Safety Engineer (EHS Engineer)
Environmental Health and Safety Leader (EHS Leader)
Environmental Health and Safety Manager
Environmental Health and Safety Officer
Environmental Health and Safety Officer (EHSO)
Environmental Health and Safety Specialist
Environmental Health and Safety Specialist (EHS Specialist)
Environmental Health Inspector
Environmental Health Physician
Environmental Health Safety Manager
Environmental Health Sanitarian
Environmental Health Services Director
Environmental Health Specialist
Environmental Health Supervisor
Environmental Health Technician
Environmental Health Technologist
Family Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Lead Mental Health Worker
License Clinical Addiction Specialist (LCAS)
Licensed Addiction Counselor (LAC)
Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor
Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor/Case Manager (LADC/Case Manager)
Licensed Alcohol Drug Counselor
Licensed Alcohol/Drug Counselor
Licensed Clinical Addictions Specialist (LCAS)
Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor
Licensed Clinical Mental Health Counselor (LCMHC)
Licensed Drug and Alcohol Counselor (LADC)
Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC)
Mental Health Advocate
Mental Health Aide (MHA)
Mental Health Aides Teacher
Mental Health and Substance Abuse Therapist
Mental Health Assistant
Mental Health Assistant (MHA)
Mental Health Associate
Mental Health Case Manager
Mental Health Clinician
Mental Health Consultant
Mental Health Counselor
Mental Health Counselor- Advanced
Mental Health Counselors
Mental Health Nurse
Mental Health Nurse (RN)
Mental Health Nurse Ii
Mental Health Orderly
Mental Health Practitioner
Mental Health Professional
Mental Health Professional Counselor Supervisor
Mental Health Program Assistant
Mental Health Program Director
Mental Health Program Manager
Mental Health Program Specialist
Mental Health Project Manager
Mental Health Researcher
Mental Health Social Worker
Mental Health Specialist
Mental Health Specialist/Counselor
Mental Health Technician
Mental Health Technician (MHT)
Mental Health Technician/Medical Assistant
Mental Health Therapist
Mental Health Therapist Team Leader
Mental Health Unit Psychologist
Mental Health Worker
Mental Health Worker (MHW)
Mental Health Worker Escort (MHW Escort)
Mental Health Worker-Groups Leader
Mental Health Worker/Unit Clerk
Mental Health/Mental Retardation Supports Coordinator (MH/MR Supports Coordinator)
Pre-Enrollment Alcohol and Other Drug Counselor (Pre-Enrollment AOD Counselor)
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse (PMH Nurse)
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
Psychiatric-Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist
Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Psychiatric/Mental Health Clinical Nurse Specialist (Psychiatric/Mental Health CNS)
Registered Environmental Health Specialist (REHS)
Rehabilitation Technician, Alcohol & Drugs
SEBD Teacher (Severe Emotional Behavioral Disorders Teacher)
Senior Counselor, Substance Abuse & Mental Health Specialist
Senior Lead Mental Health Technician
Senior Mental Health Worker
Severe Emotional Behavioral Disorders Teacher
Students Okay Without Drugs and Alcohol Counselor (SODA Counselor)
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Therapist
Substance Abuse/Mental Health Clinician

3) Prepare For a Job

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