BayMark Health Services Fair Lawn, NJ 07410, USA
Sep 03, 2019Full time
Full Time Counselor needed in New Jersey This is an opportunity to join a fast-growing and dynamic organization. Expectations for quality of work and methodologies used will be consistent with current standards of evidence-based treatment and with the Coleman Institute's mission statement, goals, and objectives. The ideal candidate will be provide individual counseling, group counseling, and case management services to patients undergoing a unique withdrawal management process and then beginning their recovery. RESPONSIBILITIES: Completes biopsychosocial assessment of patient to determine appropriate services following withdrawal management (e.g. IOP or residential) In cooperation with the patient, develops, reviews and facilitates the initial treatment plan Develops aftercare plans Coordinates recovery support services for patients within their community Provides individual and group counseling services Works with families and significant others in patient's recovery process whenever possible Tracks aftercare progress Other related duties as assigned REQUIREMENTS Master's Degree in Behavioral Science preferred, or Bachelors of Science required plus 3 years of experience in the human services field. Independent Licensure required (LICSW, LPC, LCSW, or LCSW-R, depending on the state). Previous experience working with chemically dependent individuals. Must demonstrate a positive, non-judgmental, and accepting attitude toward patients with Substance Use Disorder.