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White Deer Run of Harrisburg; Outpatient Counselor- Substance Abuse

Post Date: 5/17/17
Type of Position: Clinical
Title:ツOutpatient Counselor- Substance Abuse
Qualifications:ツ

  • Bachelor Degree in Human Services or related field
  • required Masters Degree
  • preferred 2 or more years of experience
  • Experience with Mental Health a plus

Description:ツWhite Deer Run of Harrisburg, an outpatient addiction treatment program has an immediate opening for an experienced Drug and Alcohol Counselor.

Full Time Evening Position 1pm-9pm Mon-Fri

Position responsibilities include:

Treatment Planning Reviews general assessment findings with the client and with agreement of supervisor and treatment team, recommends a treatment plan to address substance abuse disorder. Asks for client input into the treatment plan. Assesses client progress in achieving the goals identified in the treatment plan.

Individual Counseling Treats all clients similarly, generally able to individualize counseling strategies to meet the unique characteristics of the client. Typically immediately recognizes the need for therapeutic change strategies when appropriate. Ability to anticipate crisis events without relying on supervisor or other team members to provide therapeutic response to treatment events.

C* *ounseling Basic understanding of how to set boundaries and how to facilitate discussion aligned with treatment goals. May co-facilitate or facilitate group counseling under supervision, which includes setting goals, enforcing boundaries and collaborating with primary counselor and/or treatment team to ensure patient completion of group.

A* *ssessment Applies a routine assessment procedure for all clients. Performs a limited analysis of assessment data and makes general treatment recommendations

Documentation Produces basic client records related to screening, intake, treatment, continuing care, progress toward goals and objectives, discharge summary, and treatment outcomes in consultation with other team members or the supervisor. Is aware of and generally follows federal and state laws and agency guidelines regarding the confidentiality of client records.

THIS POSITION IS ELIGIBLE FOR BENEFITS

EOE

Drug Free Workplace

Job Type: Full-time
Contact Information: To apply clickツHERE.