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Substance Abuse Counselor

Valley Hope Opportunities Cushing, OK
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Substance Abuse Counselor

Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact by helping to conquer addiction one patient and family at a time?

Valley Hope of Cushing is hiring a full-time Substance Abuse Counselor to join our team and our mission of changing lives.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Master’s degree
  • One (1) year of behavioral healthcare clinical counseling or clinical case management work experience.
  • License or credential to function as an alcohol and drug treatment counselor in the state in which the Counselor is working.

As a Counselor, the following sets forth the primary responsibilities of the opportunity but is not an exhaustive list.

  • Provides individual and group counseling, therapeutic intervention, and educational lectures to patients and family members.
  • Develops, revises, and implements treatment plans.
  • Performs face to face assessments.
  • Participates in a multi-disciplinary treatment team to include participating in weekly staff meetings, and staff development, and training as required.
  • Establishes follow-up care for patients and their families as needed.
  • Provide clinical consultation to referral resources, mentors, family members, and others to help support patients in their recovery.
  • Maintains and demonstrates current working knowledge of applicable counseling procedures and substance abuse treatment in accordance with company policy and State and Federal guidelines.
  • Completes any required continuing education credits.
  • Maintains current state license/certification.
  • Interacts and communicates with others (patients, co-workers, management, and vendors) in a professional and tactful manner including treating them with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Master’s degree
  • One (1) year of behavioral healthcare clinical counseling or clinical case management work experience.
  • License or credential to function as an alcohol and drug treatment counselor in the state in which the Counselor is working. 

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: Salary commensurate with license and experience

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Company Description
Our Mission is to provide a quality continuum of comprehensive drug and alcohol treatment and related services, in a caring atmosphere and at a reasonable price, for all people experiencing problems with alcohol or other drug use.

Valley Hope Opportunities

Our Mission is to provide a quality continuum of comprehensive drug and alcohol treatment and related services, in a caring atmosphere and at a reasonable price, for all people experiencing problems with alcohol or other drug use.

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