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PRO.A / JOBS Pocono Mountain Recovery Center; Henryville, Primary Counselor- FT

Pocono Mountain Recovery Center; Henryville, Primary Counselor- FT

Post Date: 08/08/17
Type of Position: Clinical
Title:ツPrimary Counselor- FT
Qualifications:ツCandidate shall meet one (1) of the following categories of qualifications:

  • Masters Degree or higher, in Psychology, chemical dependency or related field, with a practicum in health or human services agency, preferably within a drug and alcohol setting.
  • Bachelor’s Degree with a major in Psychology, chemical dependency or related field, with a one (1) year of clinical experience in health or human services agency, preferably in a drug and alcohol setting.
  • Associate Degree with major in Psychology, chemical dependency or related field and two (2) years of clinical experience in health or human services agency, preferably in a drug and alcohol setting.
  • Full certification as an addictions counselor by a state-wide certification board, Pennsylvania or other state, or a national certification body.

Description:ツ

REQUIRED SKILLS:

Exhibits capacity for developing a therapeutic relationship with patients and their family members.
Demonstrates familiarity and experience with “core case management functions.窶
Has knowledge of, and experience in, the facilitation of group process, as well as individual counseling sessions.
Demonstrates knowledge of patient behavior management techniques.
Effective written communications skills including the ability to document in a timely fashion.
Demonstrates consistency in applying agency policies and procedures.
Demonstrates flexibility.
Demonstrates good decision making in dealing with safety issues and with aggressive and/or intoxicated patients, if required.
The ability to work cooperatively as a part of a team.

Contact Information:ツTo apply, clickツHERE