Substance Abuse Counselor - Winchester (OBOT)
Crossroads Treatment Centers Winchester, VA
- Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Crossroads Treatment Centerswas 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 22,000 patients, monthly. 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.
We are seeking a compassionate and strong OBOT Substance Abuse Counselor at our Office-Based Opioid Treatment (OBOT) facility located inWinchester, Virginia.The OBOT 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
The most qualified candidates will possess the following:
- Bachelors degree in Counseling or a related field.
- Must have at least one year of experience as a substance abuse counselor.
- Must be registered with the Virginia Substance Abuse Professional Certification board - applicants who are not registered will not be considered for employment.
- LPC, LSATP or LCSW License is preferred.
- 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.