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PRO.A / JOBS Penn Foundation – Sellersville, PA; Inpatient Substance Abuse Counselor

Penn Foundation – Sellersville, PA; Inpatient Substance Abuse Counselor

Post Date: 5/15/17

Type of Position: Clinical

Title:ツInpatient Substance Abuse Counselor


  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in the human services field.
  • Clinical experience in the provision of AOD clinical services and/or mental health services.
  • Pennsylvania Criminal Record Check, a Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance and a FBI Criminal History Background Check required.


  • Ability to work assertively and compassionately with addicted clients and their families.
  • Ability to command respect and cooperation of clients and families.
  • Ability to make decisive, clinically appropriate decisions and recommendations that are in the best interests of the client/family.
  • Display good clinical judgment, compassion, and professionalism.

Description:ツThe Inpatient Substance Abuse Counselor plans, coordinates, and provides counseling and case management for residential detoxification clients and their families.

Essential Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide individual counseling and family interventions.
  • Provide group counseling.
  • Provide case management duties when needed.
  • Provide clinically-related tasks such as correspondence, completion of managed care forms, and works to assure services are authorized.
  • Triage clients who require services other than inpatient (i.e. crisis, mental health services).

Penn Foundation is an equal opportunity employer

Contact Information: To apply clickツHERE.