Job Title:
Counselor - Medical Center
Job ID:
436298
Location:
East Hospital
Department:
Talbot Hall Inpatient
Full/Part Time:
Full-Time
Regular/Temporary:
Regular
Shift:
Shift Varies
FTE %:
100
Salary Range Min:
$22.84
Salary Range Max:
$34.25

Position summary

Counselor - Medical Center (Job Opening 436298) - Scope of Position
The Counselor is a direct patient care position addressing all aspects of Substance Dependence/Mental Health treatment. The majority of work tasks are complex, independent judgment and skills are required. Supervision is required for some decisions in the day-to-day decision making related to patient care.

Crisis Intervention
Case Management
Assessment
Individual counseling
Group counseling
Couples/Family counseling
Outpatient services
Urine drug screen sample collection
Consultation
Referral and information
Intervention
Training
Utilization review
Treatment planning
Psycho-education
Discharge planning

Position Summary
The Counselor is responsible for facilitation of the patient's care. The position is responsible for implementation of the treatment plan. The position requires special knowledge, skills, and competencies relating to chemical dependency/mental health education, treatment, and rehabilitation. This a "float" position.

Education and experience

Bachelor's Degree in relevant field AND- CDCA AND 3 yrs experience in relevant field or Master's Degree in relevant field AND CDCA AND 1 yr experience in relevant field.