Temp Coverage - Registered Counselor.
Compassionate and Dedicated Substance Abuse Counselor Needed! BAART services is dedicated to providing individualized treatment integrating pharmacotherapy, clinical counseling, recovery support and medical services.BAART, addiction treatment programs deliver medically-supervised services for adults in a variety of modalities and settings. As the largest specialty organization addressing the opioid crisis, we have unlimited opportunities for those looking to make a difference. At BAART, we believe in delivering a higher level of care to our patients, not just talking about it. We are committed to treating our patients and each other with dignity and respect in a culture that fosters excellence in all that we do. Title: Temp Substance Abuse Counselor
Location: Southeast, CA
Schedule: M-F 6a-2p (1 hour paid lunch) Primary Job Function:Substance abuse counselor will be in charge with assisting patients through medically assisting treatments and offering techniques for handling opioid addiction. Counselor conducts individual sessions and group sessions to assist with crisis management and coping strategies. Counselor will evaluate patients' progress during counseling and collaborate with doctors, nurses and other counselors to assist the patients' achieving overall outcome. Essential Job Functions:Provide individual and group counseling services; direct service hours at regularly scheduled intervals; coordinate all services throughout treatmentRespond, as needed, to patient grievances and complaintsFacilitates, establishes and reviews with each patient the initial treatment planEnsure efficient and effective delivery of counseling services to all patientsOther related duties as determined by supervisor Qualifications | Education | Certifications:Registered for substance abuse counseling in the state of CA. Must have passion for the field and desire to assist others in needPrevious experience working with chemically dependent ind...