North Dakota Licensing Overview for a Substance Abuse Counselor

Licensing for a substance abuse counselor in North Dakota is controlled by the North Dakota Board of Counselor Examiners.

General Guidelines for a Substance Abuse Counselor in North Dakota

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?

Must have 1,400 hours of training via either an NDBACE-approved training program or an individualized training plan supervised by the board.

What’s the state licensing site for a substance abuse counselor?

North Dakota Board of Counselor Examiners

What are some training programs available for a substance abuse counselor?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

Renew every two years

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

Location(s):

North Dakota