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Why do you want a career as an addiction counselor?
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My personal experiences with addiction gave me the desire to help others who are struggling.
From previous experience working as a student at an addiction treatment centre, I was able to build an interest in the addiction and mental health setting. Because of this, I believe that my skill set will allow me to become an effective addiction counsellor.
Most n serious problem is related to drugs n alochol making social life hell.
I have a childhood filled with dealing with a parent with addiction problems, and I want to be able to help someone with that, since I couldn't help my mother.
Because I have always wanted to help people, especially in addictions.
I want a career as an addiction counselor because I want to help the individual get their lives back.
I believe that as this world progresses the onset of addiction occurs more often. I believe that there is a lot of underlying hurt that people who struggle with addiction face. I want this career to provide support to those who need it .
I want to help people find what motivates them to perservere.
I am good at it, it is all I want to do and it gives a stereotyped group the opportunity to thrive.
I want a career as an addiction counselor.