Sr. Drug And Alcohol Counselor

Coda Portland , OR 97228

Posted 11 months ago

We are currently looking for a clinician to join our treatment team. In this position, you would fulfill the following essential functions:

  • Conduct screening and assessment activities to determine detoxification, substance use and mental health diagnosis, level of care and functioning, and recommend a clinical course of treatment.

  • Apply motivational techniques and case management to promote engagement in treatment.

  • Conduct continuing care and monitoring of recovery efforts post-treatment.

  • Provide engaging patient education, cognitive behavioral, psycho-education, process, and relapse prevention group therapies.

  • Act as liaison and bridge to family, community involved agencies, primary care, and other service providers.

  • Provide services that are family and community oriented, person centered, culturally competent, and trauma-informed.

  • Provide case management, resource information and referral services.


Those with the following qualifications and experience are encouraged to apply:

  • Master's degree in Social Work, Counseling, or Psychology. or a Bachelor's Degree with 3-5 years of experience working in community or behavioral health system.

  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Professional Counselor in State of Oregon or capacity to secure within 24 months of employment.

  • Certified Drug and Alcohol Counselor II (CADC II) or capacity to secure within 24 months of employment.

All CODA facilities are drug-free and smoke-free worksites. Employees may not be serving any supervised parole or probation. Individuals in recovery from substance use disorders must be able to demonstrate continuous abstinence per OAR 309-032-1520.

CODA is an equal opportunity employer with a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

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