Minnesota Licensing Overview for a Substance Abuse Counselor
Licensing for a substance abuse counselor in Minnesota is controlled by the Minnesota Board of Behavioral Health & Therapy.
General Guidelines for a Substance Abuse Counselor in Minnesota
Specific requirements to perform substance abuse counselor services can generally be used as a guideline, but make sure to check with your local governing rules and regulations.
Who’s allowed to perform these services?
Substance abuse counselor
General requirements for a substance abuse counselor license?
Requires a total of 880 hours of practicum experience.
What’s the state licensing site for a substance abuse counselor?
What are some training programs available for a substance abuse counselor?
How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?
Renews every two years
What are fees associated with licensing?