Completes comprehensive assessment of clients' substance abuse history and treatment requirements, and prepares individualized developmentally appropriate treatment plan.
Provides individual and group counseling, and educational programs in accordance with treatment plan.
Documents treatment and discharge plans, and clients' progress and responses to treatments; and maintains related records and charts.
Performs case management and contributes to client care monitoring.
Caseload typically includes some complex cases requiring more intensive services.
Requirements Candidates with a Bachelor's/Master's degrees in a related field will also need at least 6 months of professional experience in substance use counseling and/or mental health counseling. If the degree is not in a related field then the candidate needs 1 year of professional experience.
Candidates with PhD degrees will need 1 year of experience if their degree is not in a related filed.
Candidates with an Associate degree will need at least 4 years of professional experience in substance use counseling and/or mental health counseling.
Candidates with a H.S. diploma/GED need 6 years of experience.
Candidates who hold the Florida certifications for addiction counseling (Certified Addiction Professional [CAP], Certified Criminal Justice Addiction Professional [CCJAP], Certified Associate Counselor [CAC]) would also meet the criteria.
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