Your Career

The addictions field is growing and changing. Skilled, passionate workers are needed in all helping professions. Where do you fit in?
Explore different roles and professions in this section of the website.


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

Career Paths describe:

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

Explore Career Paths


Looking for work in the field? Browse available jobs and learn some tips for getting hired.

Looking to hire workers for your organization? Post the job on our site, and browse a listing of available workers.

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Licensure and Certification

What is the difference between a license and a certification? Why would I want one or the other, or both? What are the different types and levels of licenses and certifications?

Learn More About Licensure and Certification


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

Learn More About Education


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

Explore Training