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Substance Abuse Counselor

Company: Acadia- Rolling Hills Hospital
Location: New Bedford
Posted on: February 13, 2020

Job Description:

Job Snapshot Employee Type: Full-Time Location: New Bedford Job Type: Counselors / Therapist Date Posted: 1/17/2020 Job Description Overview This position is eligible for a $2,000 Sign On Bonus! Our Passion: We are improving the lives we touch. We need passionate, talented people working together who share our desire to provide the best quality care to our patients and lead the fight against the opioid epidemic. We are prepared to treat the entire disease, not just a piece of it. Our Team: Gifford Street Wellness Center, located in New Bedford, MA, is one of 127 outpatient addiction recovery centers nationwide. Acadia Comprehensive Treatment Centers is the leading provider of medication assisted treatment in the nation, servicing over 62,000 patients per day. Our counseling team provides compassionate, high quality counseling and therapy to patients that are seeking recovery from Opioid Use Disorder. Our mission is to provide full-circle care that includes a blend of therapies and the use of safe and effective medications. Our team is the front line of our fight against the opiate epidemic. Our Benefits: Members of our counseling team will enjoy full benefit eligibility, including Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k matching, company paid group term life insurance, paid vacation and sick time and an opportunity for growth that is second to none in the industry. This position is eligible for a $2,000 Sign On Bonus! Gifford Street Welleness Center provides free clinical supervision for candidates seeking certification and/or licensure in substance abuse counseling. Acadia Healthcare is committed to offering an enviable internal culture and environment that encourages and supports both professional and personal growth that you are proud of. Counselor Productivity Bonus: Our counselors are eligible to participate in an incentive program. This is a great opportunity to earn a few hundred extra dollars per month or even up to a few thousand extra dollars per month! 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. The Substance Abuse Counselor will plan, oversee, facilitate and document their patient's recovery as well as provide leadership and guidance for the activities of other personnel. We have 8 hour, daily shifts that allow our employees to have stable schedules and enjoy quality time away from the facility. Operating hours are Monday - Friday from 5:45 AM - 5:00 PM and Saturdays and Sundays from 6:00 AM -10:30 AM. Hours for the position are flexible: Monday - Friday with some weekend availability. Typically 6:00 AM - 2:00 PM during the week and 6:30 AM - 10:30 AM on the weekends if needed. Your Responsibilities as a Substance Abuse Counselor: Conduct individual counseling sessions, under supervision, as scheduled and documents as required; Conduct 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; Prepare an individual treatment plans for each assigned patient; Ensure 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; Provide 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; Evaluate patient' needs and determines if referrals to other programs or facilities are needed; and, Perform other duties as assigned. Job Requirements Your Skills and Qualifications as a Substance Abuse Counselor: Master's degree in social or health services field, with 1+ years exp in counseling field; or bachelor's degree in other field with 4+ years in the counseling field; Master's degree in social or health services field, with 1 year professional work exp; degree must be from an accredited college or university.

Keywords: Acadia- Rolling Hills Hospital, New Bedford , Substance Abuse Counselor, Other , New Bedford, Massachusetts

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