Steps to Becoming an Addiction Counselor

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  1. Find out about the requirements in your state (Click Here)
  2. Register and start taking your addiction-specific training (ranges from 180 hours to 360 hours depending on your state requirements)  AllCEUs offers self study training ($149), or LIVE webinar based training ($399).
  3. Begin getting your clinical hours.  You can be working on these while you are taking the addiction-specific training classes.
  4. Take (and pass) the test required by your state
  5. Voila!  You are certified