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.
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.
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