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Substance Abuse Outpatient Therapist Contract to Full Time Provides substance abuse counseling services including but not limited to assessment, treatment planning, long-term counseling, psycho education, case management, advocacy, and follow-up. Duties: Able to conduct evaluations, write progress notes and treatment plans. Works with other personnel in client evaluation and treatment to further sobriety. Assists client and family, through individual, group, family, and/or couples therapy. Provides services planned to restore client to optimum social and health adjustment. Performs intake, evaluation, orientation, admissions, treatment planning, counseling, documentation, discharge planning and referral of substance abusing clients. Assesses all new intakes to determine presence and extent of substance abuse issues; completes evaluation report. Develops and documents individualized treatment plans that address the needs of substance abuse client population. Recommends treatment plans for clients to program manager and criminal justice officials. Refers clients to appropriate treatment modality based on assessment. Develops and facilitates process groups and educational programs. Identifies opportunities for program improvement. Ensures compliance with legal issues including but not limited to client confidentiality and risk management; ensures compliance with federal, state, and local regulations. Exhibits a high degree of courtesy, tact, and poise when interacting with clients, families, and other personnel. Adjusts to fluctuating peaks in client flow, acuity, and other operational demands while maintaining quality. Performs other duties as assigned by manager and / or Director. Education requirement: Credentialed addiction treatment professionals which includes the following: -Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant, Licensed Psychiatrist, Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Psychiatric Clinical Nurse Specialist, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Licensed Substance Abuse Treatment Practitioner, or "Residents" under the supervision of a licensed professional professional counselor, licensed marriage and family therapist, or licensed subtsance abuse treatment practitioner. Category: , Keywords: Addiction Counselor0


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