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Substance Abuse Counselor

Elk Hill Chesterfield, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Are you looking for a non-profit organization that places client care above everything? We are a company that:

  • Has talented, hardworking employees
  • Is proud of its low turnover and long tenured employees
  • Has encouraging, passionate, leadership
  • Advocates for mental health issues
  • Offers competitive benefits and pay

We are looking for a full-time Substance Abuse Counselor that can provide individual, group and family therapy for designated youth in Elk Hill’s residential programs

We need an employee that can float between our all residential locations in Charlottesville, Goochland, Bremo Bluff and Chesterfield locations. This person will be required to float between these locations, providing and supporting the residents with counseling as needed or required. Training will be provided.

If you decide to apply, we are hoping that you:

  • A master’s degree in social work, psychology or counseling and a combination of two years professional experience with children. Must be a Licensed Mental Health Professional; If providing clinical supervision to LMHP-R/LMHP-Supervisee, must meet minimum board qualifications to provide supervision which consists of three years being licensed and having completed the two day supervision seminar requirement;
  • A master’s degree in social work, psychology or counseling and a combination of one year professional experience with children. Must be board approved as license eligible and receive supervision from an LMHP
  • Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (CSAC) or CSAC-Eligible

*A degree in Human Services as defined by the Virginia Board of Professions. To see if your degree qualifies go here --

To learn more about Elk Hill and all it has to offer, visit our website at

Elk Hill does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, age, membership in an employee organization, retaliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.

Job Type: Full-time

Elk Hill

Why Work Here?

Ethical leadership, tenured employees, competitive benefits, and mission based atmosphere!

Here's what it is like to work for our company: - We love being a non-profit. It's more about the clients and less about the money. - We believe in our employees and it shows! We have lower turnover than many other companies. It's not uncommon to run into employees that have been with our company for 15-20 years! - We believe in advocacy. We don't want to just help our clients, we want to help ALL clients. - We believe in passion. If you want to truly help clients and make a difference, this is the place for you.


Chesterfield, VA
23838 USA