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Demand for addiction professionals continues to grow. Many of the treatment field's leading organizations recruit students and alumni of the Hazelden Betty Ford Graduate School of Addiction Studies.

Careers outside of Hazelden Betty Ford

St. Croix Health in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin is hiring licensed mental health therapists. The Clinical Therapist is responsible for providing assessment and therapy services to clients of all ages with a variety of mental health needs. We offer the opportunity to develop your practice in specific areas of interest. St. Croix Health promotes work life balance with options to practice in-person, via telehealth or in a hybrid environment. Competitive Salary and Benefits provided. This position qualifies for a sign-on bonus. Applicants should have a Master's degree in counseling, marriage and family therapy, or equivalent, current licensure or immediately licensure eligible in Wisconsin as LPC or LMFT, and experience working substance abuse disorders and/or addiction certification/licensure in addiction counseling. 

Substance Awareness Center (SAC) in Vero Beach, Florida is hiring a counselor. SAC has been serving the county for the past 30 years and is a highly valued partner in the community. We are seeking a counselor to work in our outpatient substance abuse treatment program with adults with substance use or co-occurring disorders. The counselor will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team providing both individual and group counseling services. Applicants must have a Master’s degree, counseling experience, and preferably be licensed or license-ready in the field of addiction or mental health. Interested applicants should contact Carrie Maynard-Lester at cmaynard@sacirc.org.

Family Based Therapy Associates (FBTA) in Minnesota, is hiring licensed mental health therapists and master’s level clinical trainees at four locations: Cambridge, Coon Rapids, Chisago City, and St. Louis Park. As a Licensed Mental Health Therapist, you will provide outpatient mental health therapy for individuals, couples, and/or families, collaborating with a multidisciplinary team to provide the highest level of care. The right candidate must display sound clinical judgment in both routine and crisis situations, should they arise. You will be responsible for completing diagnostic assessments, treatment planning, and discharge plans, and maintaining thorough, relevant documentation as required by state and clinic policy. It is expected that all practitioners will participate in monthly administrative meetings and act in accordance with clinic and professional ethical principles and guidelines, relevant state and federal statutes and regulations, and HIPAA guidelines. Applicants must have independent licensure or be license eligible in Minnesota as a LICSW, LMFT, or LPCC. Applicants must also have a master’s degree or higher in psychology, social work, professional counseling, or marriage and family therapy. Contact Rikki Alstad with questions or submit resume to Rikki at ralstad@ftbacounseling.com before December 31, 2022.

Continue Your Career Search

Visit HigherEdJobs, a leading source for jobs and career information in academia.

Explore Indeed to review job postings for substance abuse/addiction counselors, directors and other related positions.

Post your resume on the NAATP website. Send resumes (without indentations) to Angela Abshire at aabshire@naatp.org for posting.

Licensing requirements vary from state to state and are subject to change. Review the Licensure by State page to understand individual state licensing standards.