Addictions Counselor PD CADC required
Position Summary:Plans and provides activities for patients conducive to recovery. Encourages patient responsibility in social, recreational, and leisure activities in a safe, clean, controlled environment.
CADC certification required.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree required*, Master’s Degree preferred
* Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, Social Work, Human Services or Sociology required
Experience: 0-2 years’ experience required, 5-8 years’ experience preferred
BLS through American Heart Association
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Required:
Ability to communicate in English both orally & in writing.
Effective verbal & written communication skills
Crisis Intervention & Prevention
Ability to organize and prioritize multiple tasks
Daily documentation reelects multidisciplinary treatment plan.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities Preferred:
Add: group dynamics
Physical Effort: Moderate physical effort (e.g. continuous typing, occasional lifting, prolonged standing/bending, etc.)
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