The Addictions Counselor assesses the patient's drug and alcohol history, establishes treatment goals and provides therapeutic and educational services in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives of Roxbury Treatment Center.
Roxbury provides impartial access to employment regardless of race, religion, color, sex, age national origin, or disability.
Master's Degree or above from an accredited college with a major in Psychology or other related field which includes a practicum in health or human service agency preferred. Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college in Psychology or other related field and one year of clinical experience (minimum 1820 hours) in a health or human services agency required.
Current licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as a registered nurse and a degree from an accredited school of nursing and one (1) year of counseling experience (minimum 1820 hours) in a health or human services agency, preferably in a drug and alcohol setting. If a person's experience did not take place in a drug and alcohol setting, the individuals training plan shall specifically address a plan to achieve counseling competency in chemical dependency issues.
Full certification as an addiction counselor by statewide certification body, which is a member of a National certification body or certification by another state government's substance abuse counseling certification board.
Universal Health Services