Substance Abuse Counselor

Centers For Specialty Care Group Staten Island , NY 10304

Posted 1 week ago

Substance Abuse Counselor Full-Time and Per Diem

New TBI Neurobehavioral Beds

Richmond Center is actively seeking a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor to work in our Skilled Nursing Home Facility located in Staten Island, NY to provide substance abuse treatment services according to Richmond Center standards.


  • A Substance Abuse Counselor at Richmond Center's TBI Neurobehavioral program performs Diagnostic Assessment; Evaluation; Intervention; Referral; and Alcoholism and/or Substance Abuse Counseling in both Individual and Group Settings.

  • Counselors with a creative spirit, able to work with different personalities and interested in developing or continuing a specialization with those in a long -term rehab & recovery program with cognitive, motor balance as well as addiction or psychiatric issues caused by neurologic impairment. Days, Evenings and Weekend hours/ part and full time available.

Educational Requirements:

  • The ideal candidate has a Master's degree in Counseling, Psychology or Social Work with emphasis on addictions or a foreign degree equivalent as accepted by US Citizenship and Immigration Services or a Bachelor's Degree or foreign degree equivalent. Certified alcohol/substance abuse counselor is also acceptable.

Position Requirements:

  • Prior experience in Addictions counseling preferred and exposure to people's needs in TBI or SNF setting preferred, but not necessary.

Full Time or Per Diem Salary: Commensurate with experience

CALL/TEXT to 518 796-1372 or 718 876-1200 ask for Neuro or email

About Us:

Richmond Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare is a 300-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located in the borough of Staten Island. Our size enables a warm, nurturing environment, which allows each resident to maintain his/her individuality.

Our staff is committed to ensuring the highest quality of life for all our residents, by maintaining each resident's dignity and independence. Richmond Center is a proud member of the Centers Health Care Consortium.

Centers Health Care is a fully integrated post-acute care continuum offering rehabilitation and skilled nursing services in more than 45 locations covering five states. In addition, we provide special services including in-patient and home dialysis, ventilator care, and care for those with Alzheimer's.

The Centers Health Care family offers Urgent Care, Managed Care, Adult Day Health Care, and Assisted Living services, as well as every level of Home Care. Centers is well known for our commitment to our employees, offering outstanding ongoing training and development, career advancement opportunities, competitive pay rates, generous compensation packages and more.

Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/D/V



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Substance Abuse Counselor

Centers For Specialty Care Group