The Discovery House Reseda, Los Angeles, CA, USA
May 23, 2018Full time
Job Description Therapy and Counseling - Knowledge of principles, methods, and procedures for diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation of physical and mental dysfunctions, and for career counseling and guidance. · Psychology - Knowledge of human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; psychological research methods; and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders. · Education and Training - Knowledge of principles and methods for curriculum and training design, teaching and instruction for individuals and groups, and the measurement of training effects. Active listening - giving full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions as appropriate, and not interrupting at inappropriate times. Speaking - Talking to others to convey information effectively. Critical Thinking - using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems. Education and Experience: Minimum 2 years experience in the field of alcohol and drug treatment. Must have previous experience in individual and group counseling services. Must have completed a certificate program specializing in addiction studies. Must be certified with the State of California counselor certifying organization. If recovering from substance abuse, candidate must have two years of continuous sobriety and knowledge of self-help (AA, NA, CA) community resources and charting resident files. Current counseling certification Registered with a Certifying body (CCAPP) Current CPR/First Aid and TB Test Travel Requirements: - Valid California Class C driver's license and meets the requirements to be insured under the agency's insurance policy. Job Type: Full-time Company Description The Discovery House is a State Licensed and Joint Commission accredited Substance Use Disorder Treatment Facility located in Reseda, California. Staffing includes a diverse cross section of a multi-disciplinary team. The Discovery House prides itself on treating the client, rather than merely treating the file. Please send your resumes to set up an interview.