SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELOR III
Posted on Dec 16, 2018 by MT ROGERS CSB
Full Time Substance Abuse Counselor III
Provide Intensive Outpatient groups, intake assessments, treatment planning, and authorizations for payment. Provide substance use assessments, develops/monitors treatment plans, and provides substance use treatment
utilizing best practice guidelines under the ASAM and ARTS criteria. Individual must be willing to work a flexible schedule based on the treatment needs of the population not to exclude weekend or after hours. Provide Intensive Outpatient services to adults with substance use disorders or with a concurrent mental illness. Provides assessment, develops/monitors treatment plans, makes referrals, and provides face-to-face and collateral contacts to increase the overall
functioning of the individual; coordinates services, provides support, and
monitors the consumer for decompensation/relapse. Provide education and
consultation to other Mount Rogers CSB Programs and to external agencies;
assists with discharge planning for consumers hospitalized at state or private
facilities. Record/maintain information received from consumer's and from
collateral contacts; will comply with all policies/procedures, confidentiality standards, and other regulatory guidelines. Participate in meetings and
committees such as clinical staffings, business meetings, and mandatory
trainings. Provide transportation and other support to individuals who are
participating in counseling center services; complies with all agency and
regulatory guidelines. Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor, or Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist with experience in
substance use disorders.
Open Until Filled
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AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER Category: Social Services , Keywords: Addiction Counselor