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Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselors

Tips for Entry

The American Counseling Association offers job listings at its Web site, Additionally, the site contains a variety of useful resources on developing a resume, preparing for and acing interviews, and other topics.

Read publications—such as Counseling Today Online and Addiction Professional—to learn more about industry trends.

Visit for job listings.

Check out the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's Behavioral Health Treatment Services Locator ( to find potential employers.