Provides counseling and problem solving assistance to patients and visitors. Leads didactic and process groups. Assess individual and group behavior and provides appropriate behavioral interventions. Implements the intake process. Follows hospital wide and department specific policies and procedures in the provision of treatment
High school diploma or GED equivalent required. Associates or Bachelors preferred.
Academic training in chemical dependency preferred, CADC or CSADC required.
Two (2) years experience in chemical dependency or a combination of chemical dependency and behavioral health preferred.
Illinois certification as substance abuse counselor or eligible for such within one year from date of hire