Substance Abuse Counselor

Acadia Healthcare Inc. Fayetteville , NC 28301

Posted 6 days ago

Job Description

Overview

SEEKING FT SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELOR

BILINGUAL IN ENGLISH/SPANISH A PLUS

EARLY MORNINGS = GREAT WORK/LIFE BALANCE!

Seeking: Substance Abuse/Dual Diagnoses Counselor, LCAS or LCSW

Full Time Schedule: Monday - Friday, 5 AM - 1:30 PM & alternating weekends, 5 AM - 9 AM

Our Benefits:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance

  • Acadia Healthcare 401(k) plan

  • Paid vacation and sick time

  • Employer paid clinical supervision for candidates seeking LCAS

  • Opportunity for growth that is second to none in the industry

Our Team:

Fayetteville Comprehensive Treatment Center located in Fayetteville, NC is part of Acadia Healthcare's Comprehensive Treatment Centers, the leading provider of medication-assisted treatment in the nation. Our counseling team provides compassionate, high-quality counseling and therapy to patients that are seeking recovery from Opioid Use Disorder.

Your Job as a Substance Abuse Counselor:

The Substance Abuse Counselor is instrumental in our patient's treatment and recovery from opioid use disorder. Substance Abuse Counselors provide high quality, compassionate care through various mediums which include both individual and group counseling sessions.

Substance Abuse Counselor Responsibilities:

  • Provide high quality, compassionate guidance in both individual and group counseling sessions.

  • Plan, oversee, facilitate and document patient's recovery.

  • Co-facilitate assigned group or family sessions as needed.

  • Ensure all documentation regarding patient care, treatment, and incidents is completed timely and in a clear, concise manner.

  • Prepare individual treatment plans for each assigned patient.

  • Initial assessments as well as follow up assessments.

  • Evaluate patient needs and determine if referrals to other programs or facilities are needed.

  • May plan for aftercare for assigned patients.

  • Provide crisis intervention to patients, as needed.

  • Provide case management duties for patients, ensuring individualized quality care as needed.

  • Act as a liaison between referral sources and patients, as needed.

Job Requirements

Your Skills and Qualifications as a Substance Abuse Counselor:

  • Master's degree in social or health services field with 4+ years experience in counseling field; degree must be from an accredited college or university

  • Previous experience providing guidance and direction to others in an addiction recovery environment required

  • Bilingual in English/Spanish a plus

Licenses/Certifications:

  • LCAS or LCSW
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