Do you need a license to be a drug counselor?

Is it required for professional drug counselors to have a license? If so, what kind of certification is necessary?

asked 24 May '12, 13:26

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Professional drug counselor certification and licensing varies from state to state. Licenses are often not transferable to other states. Different levels of certification define what counselors can and cannot do in terms of supervision and guidance.

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