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PRO.A / JOBS Pyramid Healthcare, Inc – Belleville; Counselor

Pyramid Healthcare, Inc – Belleville; Counselor

Post Date: 08/02/17
Type of Position: Clinical
Title:ツCounselor
Qualifications:ツCAC preferred. Strong clinical skills in D&A and mental health treatment. A working knowledge of HIPAA, Licensing, and CARF regulations

Experience:ツFacilitating groups and family sessions. Drug and Alcohol/ Mental Health experience. Treatment planning experience.

Preferred Job-related Behavioral Characteristics :ツExcellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to problem solve by gathering and analyzing information, working well in an individual/ group problem solving situation, and showing initiative in problem solving. Maintains professionalism and does not show favoritism. Maintains consistency with clients, staff, visitors, and the public. Sound clinical judgment and excellent clinical skills. Ability to handle a crisis situation and react appropriately. Flexibility and adaptable. Ability to make decisions in an objective and ethical manner. Calm and decisive in crisis situations. Ability to sustain a team environment.

Other (education level, level of computer skills, etc.)

1) Current licensure in this Commonwealth as a physician.

2) A Master窶冱 Degree from an accredited college with a major in chemical dependency, psychology, social work, counseling, nursing (with a clinical specialty in the human services field) or other related field.

3) A Bachelor窶冱 Degree with the same educational requirements and one year of clinical experience.

4) An Associate窶冱 Degree with the same educational requirements and two years of clinical experience.

5) Current licensure in this Commonwealth as a registered nurse and a degree from an accredited school of nursing and one year of counseling experience.

6) Full certification as an addiction counselor by a statewide certification body, which is a member of a National certification body by another state government窶冱 substance abuse counseling certification board.

Description:ツResponsible for facilitating Partial and Intensive Outpatient groups. Preparing materials for and facilitating group. Initiates and develops resident treatment planning goals through contact with clients, family, colleagues, and other staff. Evaluates behavioral and emotional needs of clients and family members. Communicating with referral sources and company representatives. Manages client files by having all appropriate documents. Attending meetings regarding client窶冱 progress. Conducting Insurance Reviews including documenting and handling co-pays. Administers individual sessions including paperwork and assignments. Attending staff and company meetings. Manages client files by having all appropriate documents. Clerical duties as required for maintenance of client files. Maintains client caseload daily. Responsible for intake process with new clients into program. Facilitate programs as deemed necessary by the supervisor. Receives phone calls from support staff as necessary regarding client behavioral and emotional needs. Attends trainings as necessary. Listens to clients concerning all areas of treatment. Maintains safe, orderly, and therapeutic physical environment for clients including crisis intervention. Performs assessments as determined by programs.

Principal Results Expected: (What performance goals do you expect for this position)

Capable of role modeling to the clients. Helps to maintain strong clinical program. Staff able to work together to effectively meet the needs of the clients. Maintains positive relationship with referral sources and families. Chart maintains compliance with Licensing regulations. Complete required training and mandatory training hours.

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