Correctional Medical Group Companies Fresno, CA, USA
May 20, 2018Full time
Job Description Job Summary & Responsibilities Correctional Medical Group Companies is seeking a Substance Abuse Counselor to join the team at Fresno County Jail in Fresno, CA About Us: Correctional Medical Group Companies have been providing comprehensive medical services to county jails for more than 30 years. And for over 30 years, we have lived by a simple code: Always Do the Right Thing! We are a company of passionate, committed people, and we don't do things like other companies. We hire and keep great people! We pay well, train well, and treat our people well. Responsibilities: • Providing onsite coverage each week per the facility needs or scheduling requests • Assisting the inmate and educate them on the mechanics or skills to deal with their addiction • Providing treatment to individuals with behavioral health, emotional or substance abuse challenges, including those addicted to alcohol and other drugs • Conducting individual therapy support and substance abuse group therapies • Implementing necessary strategies to curb the practices of the substance abuse • Working in coordination with other behavioral healthcare staff to address the inmate's behavioral health and substance abuse needs Requirements: • Certified in drug and alcohol addiction therapy and licensed to provide substance abuse counseling • LCSW or LMFT Licensure • Corrections experience preferred Correctional health care will surprise you! Apply today to learn more about joining the CMGC team! Company Description For over 30 years, Correctional Medical Group Companies (CMGC) have provided compassionate, responsive, innovative, high quality, mental health, and dental services to county correctional facilities. CMGC employs more than 2,000 professionals in over 100 facilities caring for more than 25,000 inmates. We live by a simple code: Always Do the Right Thing!