Conducts crisis intervention/evaluation/referral to persons who present themselves at the program.
Performs initial evaluations and assessments of potential clients regarding their appropriateness for participation in the program.
Provides direct services to clients including individual and group treatment.
Facilitates with clients and collaborates with the treatment team to develop, review and update treatment goals and referrals both internally and externally.
Provides education and direction to clients, family members and/or significant others.
Takes responsibility for training in and documenting clinical chart requirements to meet program and state standards.
Provides consultation to assist in the identification of persons in need of treatment and makes referrals as appropriate.
Be certified as an Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counselor by the Illinois Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Professional Certification Board (I.A.O.D.A.P.C.A.) or have equivalent certification by a similar state or national board
Be licensed by the State of Illinois as an Physician, Psychologist, Licensed Social Worker (L.S.W.), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (L.C.S.W.), Licensed Professional Counselor (L.P.C.) Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (L.C.P.C.).