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Addictions Counselor- Licensed and/or Certified - American Treatment Network, LLC (Dover, DE)

We are seeking a compassionate and dedicated Addictions counselor to help provide direction and support for our clients. In this role, you will be responsible for developing treatment plans, and identifying behaviors that impede rehabilitation. You may also be required to facilitate individual and group therapy sessions. Counselors should be familiar with the latest treatment methods and collaborate with other mental health care specialists. Top-notch candidates have excellent clinical knowledge and demonstrable counseling experience.

Addictions Counselor/Clinician Responsibilities:
Assists substance abuse, mental health, and emotionally vulnerable clients, working under direction of the ATN management.
Managing all aspects of a caseload from date of entry to date of discharge.
Evaluating patients' physical and mental behaviors.
Developing appropriate treatment plans.
Facilitating individual and group therapy sessions.
Monitoring patients over time to access treatment progress.
Collaborating with psychiatrists, doctors, and nurses.
Identifying behaviors that interfere with treatment and recovery.
Assisting primary caregivers to manage addiction-related behavior.

Post date: 5/12/22
Deadline: 8/12/22
Qualifications:

Requirements:
Associate degree in chemical dependency counseling, or a bachelor's degree with coursework in chemical dependency.
Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), or similar.
Licensed Professional Counselor Mental Health Counselor (LPCMH), or similar.
Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor/ Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CAADC/CADC), or similar.
Previous experience with the treatment of substance abuse disorders. Experience in MAT treatment preferred.
Experience with co-occurring health and mental health problems.
In-depth knowledge of drug and alcohol testing to monitor treatment plans and medical instructions.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Exceptional interpersonal skills and a compassionate nature.

To Apply

To apply: send resume to jhicks@americantreatmentnetwork.com

Peer Specialist - American Treatment Network, LLC (Dover, DE)

We are seeking qualified candidates for the position of Peer Support Specialist. The position has responsibility for providing peer support services, therapeutic interactions designed to promote empowerment, self-determination, understanding, coping skills, and resilience through mentoring and service coordination supports. Peer Support Specialists assist patients with daily living activities, lead patients in educational and recreational activities and to regain control over their own lives and their own recovery process. They deliver direct, individual client care through compassionate peer support.
Responsibilities:
Assists substance abuse, mental health, and emotionally vulnerable patients, working under direction of the ATN management, while supporting nursing and medical staff
Monitors patient activities providing safety checks throughout shift by completing rounds by the appropriate level of care either electronically or paper rounds
Ensures patients’ safety, interacting therapeutically
Assists with verbal de-escalation as well as Against Advice interventions
Performs admissions including a person's search, heat treatment, and patient belongings search and documentation; also includes processing of drop-offs and mail
Monitors patient activities at all times including groups, recreational activities, free time, fresh air breaks, outings, etc.
Assists with all aspects of visitation program, whether in-person or virtual including greeting, sign-in, orientation, search and belongings processing

Post date: 5/12/22
Deadline: 8/12/22
Qualifications:

High school diploma or equivalent
Certified Peer Support Specialist (preferred)
6 months experience in health and human service, social work or peer support-related field preferred
Ability to work in fast-paced environment
Understands need for and maintains some familiarity with behavior modification or 12-step modality

To Apply

To apply: send resume to jhicks@americantreatmentnetwork.com