Nevada Licensing Overview for a Substance Abuse Counselor
Licensing for a substance abuse counselor in Nevada is controlled by the Nevada Board of Examiners for Marriage and Family Therapists & Clinical Professional Counselors.
General Guidelines for a Substance Abuse Counselor in Nevada
Specific requirements to perform substance abuse counseling 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?
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) / Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC) – complete 1,500 – 4,000 hours (about two years) of full-time, supervised experience in drug and alcohol abuse counseling.
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?
CADCI $210 ; CADC $495 ; LADC $495