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PRO.A / JOBS Mercy Philadelphia Hospital, Philadelphia; Addictions Counselor

Mercy Philadelphia Hospital, Philadelphia; Addictions Counselor

Post Date: 08/01/17
Type of Position: Clinical
Title:ツAddictions Counselor
Qualifications:ツRequirements: Bachelors in counseling, psychology, social work or comparable discipline required.
Masters Degree preferred.
Certification in addiction treatment desired.
A minimum of at least two years counseling experience is required with at least one year of inpatient experience with a chemically dependent population preferred.
Description:ツMercy Philadelphia Hospital is currently seeking a Pool Addictions Counselor. The Addictions Counselor will provide an array of treatment services designed to facilitate and/or support the patient窶冱 recovery from active substance abuse/ addiction. These services will include psycho-social assessment, treatment plan formulations, individual-group and where appropriate family counseling. The counselor shall provide focused psycho-educational services responsive to patient needs. Where appropriate the clinician shall complete discharge summaries and facilitate or assist in formulating continuing care plans for consumers. This position serves as a primary liaison between the unit and its principal referral sources and will facilitate the flow of referrals and successful patient linkage.
Contact Information:ツTo apply, clickツHERE.