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Substance Abuse Counselor - $3,000 Sign On Bonus

Job Description Overview
This position is eligible for a $3,000 Sign On Bonus!
We are currently seeking a full-time Substance Abuse Counselor for our Habit OPCO - Yarmouth Comprehensive Treatment Center. Hours are Monday - Friday, 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM.
Habit OPCO - Yarmouth CTC, a member of Acadia Healthcare's Comprehensive Treatment Centers, is a part of the leader in medication assisted treatment for individuals struggling with an opioid addiction. With full-circle care that includes a blend of therapies and the use of safe and effective medications, we are prepared to treat the entire problem, not just a piece of it.
Position Characteristics
The Substance Abuse Counselor is a counseling professional who provides treatment and support to assist patients receiving care in their recovery from addictions, such as alcoholism, drug addiction, eating disorders, or other behavioral problems; assists with modifying problem behaviors; may also provide counseling services to families of patients receiving care through an outpatient setting.
Responsibilities
Conducts individual counseling sessions, under supervision, as scheduled and documents as required;
Conducts group and/or family sessions, under supervision, as scheduled and documents as required;
May co-facilitate assigned group or family sessions;
Responsible for initial assessments, as well as follow up assessment, for patients;
Prepares individual treatment plans for each assigned patient;
Ensures all documentation regarding patient care, treatment and incidents is completed timely and in a clear, concise manner;
May act as a liaison between referral sources and patients;
Provides crisis intervention to patients, as needed;
May plan for aftercare for assigned patients;
May act as a liaison with insurance carriers, as requested;
May provide case management duties for patients, ensuring individualized quality care;
Evaluates patient's needs and determines if referrals to other programs or facilities are needed; and,
Performs other duties as assigned.
Job Requirements
Bachelor's degree in social or health services field with 2+ years experience in counseling field; or bachelor's degree in other field with 4+ years experience in the counseling field; or Master's degree in social or health services field with 1 year professional work experience; degree must be from an accredited college or university
Licenses/Certifications:
Prefer Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC) or Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), but not required
Company Benefits
We offer a competitive benefits package to all full-time employees including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Company paid group term life insurance.
Connect With Our Recruitment Team!
Sarah McCloud: New England and East Region
Justin McComber: Central Region
Madeline Morris: West Coast and Discovery House



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