Becoming a counsellor or therapist can open up opportunities to practise a range of specialised techniques. Counselling can offer an essential service for people overcoming addictions. In the latest part of our careers series in collaboration with DDN, we look at how to take this path.

It's so important that people seeking counselling check to see that practitioners are voluntarily registered with a regulatory body which requires practitioners to sign up to a code of practice and ethical standards - Kate Halliday, Addiction Professionals.

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