The Women's Treatment Center provides women with multiple health issues including addiction to prescription medications and other illicit substances and their children, recovery tools, and parenting skills to maintain a sober lifestyle as they rebuild their lives and futures and mend the bonds with their families. We are one of the few substance abuse programs in the nation that can accommodate children in residential treatment, making us particularly responsive to the needs of chemically dependent mothers.
Do you share our mission in providing treatment services in a truly unique setting? If so, then consider joining our team.
We are recruiting a Counselor II for an Outpatient Unit for women. The candidate shall have a minimum of 3 years experience working for an Outpatient Methadone program.
The position will be responsible for: * Providing shift supervision of staff on the unit in absence of Director. * Providing chemical dependency counseling services to patients and their families/collaterals through assessment and design, implementation, and revision of treatment plan. * Developing service and continuing care plans; prioritizing problems and planning appropriate methods of addressing problems; incorporates appropriate use of community-based support groups. * Planning, structuring, and organizing different types of group therapy sessions.
Generous paid time off
Affordable medical/dental/vision/life insurance
For further questions contact Program Director at 312/850-0050, or by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
REQUIREMENTS: * Bachelor’s Degree in psychology, social work, or related field or the equivalent in work and/or life experience required. Master's level preferred. * Licensure/Certification/Registration: CADC, LSW, LCSW, LPC, or LCPC required. * Min of three years experience specific to Outpatient Methadone required.