South Carolina Licensing Overview for a Substance Abuse Counselor
Licensing for a substance abuse counselor in South Carolina is controlled by the South Carolina Board of Examiners for Licensure of Professional Counselors, Marriage and Family Therapists, Addiction Counselors and Psycho-Educational Specialists.
General Guidelines for a Substance Abuse Counselor in South Carolina
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?
Each student must work one-on-one with clients for at least 150 hours, providing counseling services under the supervision of a certified substance abuse counselor.
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?