Completes comprehensive assessments of clients’ substance abuse history and treatment requirements, and develops individualized treatment plan. Provides individual and group counseling and may facilitate didactic groups. Documents treatment and discharge plans, and clients’ progress and responses to treatment; and maintains related records and charts. Performs case management and contributes to client care monitoring.
Associate’s degree in psychology, counseling, social work or a related field a plus. At least six months previous experience in substance abuse or mental health counseling. Related work experience with program-specific population (adults/adolescents) in a program-specific treatment setting (outpatient/residential) required.