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PRO.A / JOBS Substance Abuse Counselor; Alpine Springs Rehabilitation and Recovery – Linesville, PA

Substance Abuse Counselor; Alpine Springs Rehabilitation and Recovery – Linesville, PA

Post Date: 1/16/18
Type of Position: Clinical
Title:ツSubstance Abuse Counselor
Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Higher
  • Certification as an addictions counselor by a statewide certification body which is a member of a National certification body or certification by another state government窶冱 substance abuse counseling certification board.
  • Education and experience will be in compliance with Pennsylvania Department of Health Rules and Regulations Chapter 704.7.

Description:

Scope:ツProvides chemical dependency clinical services of Alpine Springs to clients and their families consistent with the Alpine Springs policies and procedures and federal, PA state laws and regulations and the CARF Standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Document a complete assessment, individualized treatment plan, progress notes, transition plan and discharge summary for each client according to Alpine Springs policies and procedures, the PA Department of Health Drug & Alcohol Licensing laws and regulations; and the CARF standards.
  • Provide individual and group counseling services to clients
  • Provide chemical dependency education to clients and their families.
  • Provide chemical dependency family counseling services to clients and family members.
  • Ensures patient confidentiality at all times.
  • Participates in performance improvement activities including patient complains, incident reporting and audits.
  • Participates in the implementation and maintenance of the CARF Standards.

Competencies:

  • Ability to conduct the twelve core functions of a counselor.
  • Skilled in individual and family counseling, and facilitate groups
  • Ability to complete an initial and ongoing assessment of clients
  • Ability to develop a measurable treatment plan
  • Ability to organize, schedule, and keep accurate records with a minimum of supervision.
  • Ability to work flexible hours.

Contact Information: To apply, please clickツhere.