Substance Abuse Counselor

admin

JOB SUMMARY: Therapist must have an understanding and be able to perform 12 core functions: patient screening, intake, orientation, assessment, treatment planning, counseling, case management and crisis intervention.  Important soft skills include a combination of personality traits, communication abilities and the ability to pick up easily on social cues to improve communication with others.  The primary role of a counselor is to assist clients in reaching their optimal level of psychosocial functioning through resolving negative patterns, prevention, rehabilitation, and improving their quality of life.

Duties will include adhering to maintaining a 1:12 caseload, assisting, monitoring or facilitating scheduled client activities. Duties also require maintaining client chart containing required documentation to maintain proficient client care under state legal and ethical guidelines and standards.   All duties are inclusive and may include changes made by  Program Manager and/or assigned designee

QUALIFICATIONS:   

Social Worker Master Prepared Social Worker, LAC. Preferred; RAC,  CAC and CIT will be considered as Director is a CCS.

For more information, please call Justin Lafleur at 337.468.0547 or 337.468.0500.

Send resume to Annette.Thibodeaux@savoymedical.net

EEO Self-Identification Form (Optional)

To apply for this job please visit savoymedical.com.