Texas Licensing Overview for a Substance Abuse Counselor
Licensing for a substance abuse counselor in Texas is controlled by the Texas State Board of Examiners of Professional Counselors.
General Guidelines for a Substance Abuse Counselor in Texas
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?
Complete an internship that includes 300 hours of supervised work with substance abuse clients.
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?