OBOT Substance Abuse Counselor - Tennessee
Crossroads Treatment Centers Jacksboro, TN
- Posted: over a month ago
Crossroads Treatment Centers was founded on May 5, 2005 to serve a patient population battling with opioid addiction. Since its founding in 2005, we have been a physician led healthcare organization. The company has grown rapidly and now includes 90+ treatment centers in 10 states. Each member of the Crossroads team specializes in an area that supports the recovery of over 26,000 patients per month. Crossroads' clinical staff includes physicians, pharmacists, counselors, nurses, and other service coordinators. Along with medication management, our staff works closely with each patient to create an individualized treatment plan aimed at building recovery and relapse prevention skills.
Are you looking to make a difference in your community? We are seeking a compassionate and strong Substance Abuse Counselor at our Office-Based Opioid Treatment (OBOT) facility located in Jacksboro, Tennessee. The Substance Abuse Counselor is responsible for the direct provision of substance abuse counseling services including gathering data, documenting problems, and establishing a course of treatment for patients receiving treatment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following and other duties that are assigned:
- Work with patients to develop recovery skills through treatment planning, care coordination, referrals, and group or individual counseling sessions
- Contributing to the ongoing assessment and treatment planning process through participation in daily reports, case reviews, and treatment team meetings.
- Providing crisis interventions as needed.
- Ensuring patient confidentiality.
- Providing supportive counseling in conjunction with Medical and Nursing Services.
- Ensure patients submit to monthly random drug screening
This Role Offers:
- Competitive Salary
- Full Benefits (Health, Dental & Vision)
- Paid Time Off
- 401K with Company Match
- Career Growth & Advancement Opportunities
- Flexible Schedule
- Continuing Education/ License Reimbursement
- Strong Support Network
The most qualified candidates will possess the following:
- Masters degree in Counseling or a related field.
- Must be licensed in the state of TN as one of the following:
- psychologist, social worker, professional counselor, associate counselor, substance abuse counselor or marital and family therapist.
- Experience treating opioid-addicted patients is not a requirement but is preferred.
- No legal impediments to serving in a licensed opiate treatment program.
- Must have a valid driver's license.
- If recovering, three years of continuous verifiable abstinence is required.