Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (Part Time)

Medical/Healthcare Hayes, Virginia


Description

We are currently seeking experienced Certified Substance Abuse Counselors (CSAC) to join our team at our AATC Hayes location in Hayes, VA.  

Job Responsibilities

·       Assess the counseling needs of the client

·       Assessing client for substance abuse diagnosis using DSM criteria in determining appropriate level of care based on ASAM criteria

·       Obtain previous records that are relevant to the current treatment episode

·       Preparing the substance abuse counseling portion of the client treatment plan

·       Providing the substance abuse counseling services specified in the client treatment plan.

·       Development of the client discharge/continuum of care plan to ensure movement to the appropriate levels of care.

·       Documenting all counseling and education services, assessments, reassessments, referrals and follow-up in the client’s clinical record.

·       Provide coordination of support services for the client/family and record the services provided in the client’s clinical record.

·       Facilitate family therapy as assigned

·       Contact and coordination with referral sources, (i.e. legal, school, employer, etc.)

·       Facilitate needed interventions for crisis-orientated issues utilizing a multi-disciplinary team approach for assigned clients.

Requirements

Education and Experience:

·       Master’s Degree specializing in psychology and/or counseling from an accredited college.

·       Master's or Bachelor's Licensed or certified as a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (CSAC).

·       Licensed or certified as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker . Licensed Practicing Counselor, or Licensed Substance Abuse Treatment Practitioner

 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.