Counselor

Organization: 
East Coast Risk Management
Location: 
North Huntingdon, PA

The Counselor position is responsible for providing substance abuse treatment counseling services and aftercare planning for assigned clients at the in-patient-based substance abuse treatment facility. This includes treatment needs assessment, individual counseling, treatment planning, case management, client advocacy, crisis intervention and coordination of family therapy services and community resources.

Deadline: 
8/1/20
Responsibilities: 

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:
Addiction is a very serious problem in our communities that effects people from all walks of life. If you have a desire to make a difference in the lives of those struggling with addiction we would like to hear from you. Clear Day offers:
• Competitive starting wages
• Paid holidays or double time if worked starting day one
• 17 days of PTO after 90 days
• 100% Company paid medical, dental and vision for employees and discounted deductions for dependents
• Flexible shifts
• 401K with match after 6 months
• Referral bonuses
Essential Duties:
• Shall identify training needs for assigned staff and program and submit suggestions to the Clinical Director.
• Shall provide and for obtain the following therapeutic services as determined by the Treatment Team and specified in the client’s Individual Treatment Plan: individual counseling, family counseling, group counseling, community activities, Facility visits, vocational training, and follow-up care.
• Shall insure coordination and documentation of contracts with community workers including, preparation of monthly progress reports to community social workers, determination of placement plans according to Treatment plan recommendations.
• Shall provide / coordinate all drug and alcohol assessments as it relates to the diagnosis of residents.
• Enters progress notations summarizing all treatment interventions performed for clients on a weekly basis.

Qualifications: 

Minimum Qualifications:
CADC or licensed clinical social worker, psychiatrist, or other licensed professional or a bachelor’s level degree working under a Clinical Services Supervisor with assessed competence in the role of Clinical leader with 20 hours of annual training in alcohol and drug services.
Experience:
• Substance Abuse Counseling: 1 year (Required)
Education:
• Associates Degree with at least 4 years of Counseling experience, Bachelors with at least 2 years of counseling or Masters degree in related field
License or certification:
• 908 KAR 1:370, (Preferred)

Contact Info: 

To apply please send your resume to Derek Ross in the Human Resources Department at dross@eastcoastrm.com

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