We are seeking a counselor or social worker to provide clinical alcohol and drug addiction recovery services to a diverse population within a male correctional institution in Youngstown.
The successful candidate will provide counseling in both individual and group sessions, develop group topics, and maintain required documentation. This position requires empathy and respect, the ability to set boundaries and a desire to work as part of a treatment team. Previous work or internship experience in behavioral health or addictions treatment required. Ohio LCDC II or III, PC or LSW certification required.
Responsibilities and Duties
In this position you will be required to:
Conduct assessment interviews with new clients and prepares psychosocial histories
Develop initial and individualized treatment plans which address client presenting problems
Monitors, evaluates and documents client progress toward attaining treatment goals, and revises treatment plans as needed to enhance client outcomes
Maintain case documentation in confidential files
Provides individual and group counseling services to clients and their families
Prepares client discharge summaries and aftercare plans
Broad clinical/problem assessment skills with specialization in alcohol and other drug assessment and intervention techniques
Knowledge of individual counseling and group facilitation skills
Crisis intervention skills
Excellent written and verbal communications skills
Mandatory Computer literacy
We are proud of the salary and benefit packages we offer our perspective and current employees. We hope to share this information with you during the interviewing process.
During the month of October we are offering a "Sign On" Bonus!
Job Type: Full-time
Substance Abuse Counseling: 1 year (Required)
Cleveland, OH (Required)
LCDC II, III, LSW, LPC OR HIGHER (Required)
United States (Required)