Advance Your Career

In order to take the next step in your career, consider:

The work you want to do

  • Who do you want to help?
  • What setting do you want to work in?
  • What skills do you want use?

How to get there

  • What is your experience?
  • What is your education?
  • What else do you need to meet the requirements for the work you want to do?

Explore this section of the website:

Career Paths describe

  • Types of positions
  • Progression in responsibility, competency and compensation
  • Typical education and experience requirements

What is the difference between a license and a certification?  Why would I want one instead of the other, or both?  Find the answers here.

From a single class to a PhD, there are many educational resources for the addiction professional or someone just exploring the field.

Find out where, when and how you can access training to further your career.