Counselor Per Diem
Coordinate all treatment aspects of a client’s drug and alcohol treatment program. Serves as a professional staff member and/or team leader of an interdisciplinary team and is responsible directly to the Clinical Service Supervisor for the coordination and continuity of care from admission through discharge and follow-up of the residents. Serves as an assistant to the Clinical Service Supervisor. To promote Performance Improvement and service delivery that is aligned with the agency’s primary mission.
· Shall identify training needs for assigned staff and program and submit suggestions to the Clinical Service Supervisor.
· Shall provide and for obtain the following therapeutic services as determined by the Treatment Team and specified in the client’s Individual Treatment Plan: individual counseling, family counseling, group counseling, community activities, Facility visits, vocational training, and follow-up care.
· Shall insure coordination and documentation of contracts with community workers including, preparation of monthly progress reports to community social workers, determination of placement plans according to Treatment plan recommendations.
· Shall provide /coordinate all drug and alcohol assessments as it relates to the diagnosis of residents.
· Enters progress notations summarizing all treatment interventions performed for clients on a weekly basis.
· Shall ensure the completion of all Individual Treatment Plans and their reviews following their perspective time frames.
· Shall report to the Clinical Service Supervisor any and all relevant developments and information affecting the clients and facility operation
· Shall provide staff duty coverage as scheduled.
· Perform other duties as assigned by the Clinical Service Supervisor or Clinical Program Director.
CADC or licensed social worker, psychiatrist, or other licensed professional per 908 KAR 1:370, or a bachelor’s level degree working under a Clinical Services Supervisor with assessed competence in the role of Clinical leader with 20 hours of annual training in alcohol and drug services.
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