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PRO.A / JOBS Drug and Alcohol Counselor; Gearty and Skiles Counseling – Lancaster Office – Lancaster, PA

Drug and Alcohol Counselor; Gearty and Skiles Counseling – Lancaster Office – Lancaster, PA

Post Date: 2/8/18

Type of Position: Clinical

Title:ツDrug and Alcohol Counselor

Qualifications:ツEducation, Training, Experience

Minimum education required is a bachelor窶冱 degree in the human services field or the documented equivalent in combined experience and training. A master窶冱 degree is preferred. CAC, CADC, LSW, LPC, or similar license preferred but not required.

Minimum experience is one year in substance abuse treatment.

Description:ツGearty and Skiles Counseling is a provider of outpatient drug and alcohol addictions treatment. We provide assessments, Outpatient, Intensive Outpatient, Partial Hospitalization, Educational Programs, and MAT (medication assisted therapy) through the use of Suboxone and Vivitrol.

We have offices in Lancaster City and Ephrata. This position may require work at both locations. Some evenings will be required.

General Description:

To deliver comprehensive substance abuse treatment services to clients requesting such services directly through the employment of appropriate available treatment modalities, or indirectly through appropriate referral.

The Drug and Alcohol Counselor will perform evaluations to determine the need for treatment, will provide individual counseling and group counseling sessions as well as educational groups.

Excellent communication and computer skills are required. The Counselor is required to timely update the patient’s chart with progress notes, treatment plans, etc and will be required to appropriately communicate with outside sources such as family members, probation, CYS, insurance companies, etc (when appropriate consents are executed).

Contact Information: To apply, please clickツhere.