Vermont Licensing Overview for a Substance Abuse Counselor
Licensing for a substance abuse counselor in Vermont is controlled by the Vermont Secretary of State Board of Allied Mental Health.
General Guidelines for a Substance Abuse Counselor in Vermont
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?
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) – complete at least 4,000 hours of direct, supervised work experience.
Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC) – complete at least 2,000 credits of direct work experience supervised by a licensed LADC.
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?
Check with local governing body for updated details.