• RESIDENTIAL SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELOR – AURORA, IL.

    Posted on June 12, 2020 by in
    Published
    June 12, 2020
    Location
    Aurora
    Job Type
    Part-Time
    Certification Type
    CADC
    Company Name
    Gateway Foundation
    Your Name
    Wajiha Khan

    Description

    Residential Substance Abuse Counselors are responsible for:

    Preparing and facilitating group counseling sessions, educational programs, and lectures to assist clients in meeting therapeutic goals

    Conducting individual counseling to provide crises intervention, support & guidance, and address client behaviors and personal problems

    Documenting clients’ progress and responses to treatment

    Maintaining client records; ensuring records are complete, accurate, and up to date

    Monitoring clients in medication self-administration

    Ensuring client safety and well-being

    Monitoring client behavior during social, recreational, or daily activities

    Enforcing house rules

    Scheduling, coordinating and transporting clients to appointments and maintaining the vehicle

    Collecting urine samples and administering breathalyzer

    Other duties as assigned

    Job Requirements:

    Bachelor's degree or Master's degree in psychology, counseling, social work, or a related field preferred (High school diploma or equivalency required)

    Minimum 6 months of previous experience in substance abuse or mental health counseling required

    Current IL certification as a substance abuse counselor (CADC) or higher licensure (LPC, LSW) required for Level 2 and 3 Counseling jobs

    Related work experience with a program specific population (adolescent/adult) in a residential treatment setting required

    ***Please click on the link below to Apply:

     

    https://careers.gatewayfoundation.org/job/Aurora-COUNSELOR-I-COMM-IL-60506/651598100/

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