Interview one licensed person working in the substance abuse counseling field. Explore the following during the interview and submit a one-page summary of your findings. When you are citing a verbal conversation, use the APA order (name, personal communication, date).
- What motivated you to get into the field?
- What were the licensing requirements when you entered the field?
- How do you understand the licensing requirements now and what has changed since you entered the field?
- What benefit do you see in being licensed?
- What do you see as the most rewarding part of your profession?