State Licensure Requirements
Licensing requirements for Addictions Counselors vary from state to state, with some states choosing to require board certifications or state registrations rather than licensure. Each state has an agency or board which regulates that states' professional standards for the field of Addictions. It is important to research and understand the proper credentialing for your respective state. The following links, which are organized by state, will be helpful as you seek state recognition and approval for your work in the field of addictions counseling.
Licensure Resources by State