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PRO.A / JOBS Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute, Harrisburg Certified Addictions Counselor II – Opioid Treatment Program

Pennsylvania Psychiatric Institute, Harrisburg Certified Addictions Counselor II – Opioid Treatment Program

Post Date: 12/11/17
Type of Position: Clinical
Title:ツツCertified Addictions Counselor II – Opioid Treatment Program
Qualifications:ツMaster’s Degree in Human Services or related field. Certified as an Addictions Counselor with the Pennsylvania Certification Board, International Consortium of Reciprocal Counseling, or another state government’s substance abuse counseling certification board. License preferred but not required: LPC, LMFT, LSW, LCSW. Minimum of 3 years of experience working with individuals with Substance Use Disorders. Experience working in a medical setting preferred. Experience working with populations with varying lifestyles, ages, sexual orientation, ethnic and cultural backgrounds and economic status. If in recovery from a substance use disorder must be in recovery for a minimum of 2 years. Basic computer skills required.
Description:ツProvide substance abuse counseling in the Opioid Treatment Program and occasionally at our Outpatient Substance Use Disorders Program. Participates in the interdisciplinary team to help improve the health and well-being of the patient’s with Opioid-Use Disorder and promote team functioning. Interventions will include crisis intervention, brief behavioral interventions, psycho-social assessments, supportive short-term counseling, group psychotherapy, and appropriate internal/external referrals.
Contact Information: To apply, please clickツhere.