ADDICTIONS COUNSELOR, CADC in Wheaton, Illinois, US at The Geo Group

Date Posted: 10/11/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Facility: WOODRIDGE INTERVENTIONS

Compensation Base: 

Compensation Bonus (if applicable): 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Substance Abuse Treatment Program for Adolescents

Addictions Counselor

Sr. Counselor / Lead Counselor / Counselor II

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Woodridge Interventions

2221 W. 64th St.

Woodridge, IL 60517

Residential Program Seeking Experienced Sr. Counselor / Lead Counselor

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Conduct individual counseling sessions and group or family sessions as scheduled and document as required.

Facilitate assigned group or family sessions and assist with modifying problem behaviors.

Responsible for initial assessments, as well as follow up assessment for patient.

Prepare individual treatment plan for each assigned patient.

Ensure all documentation regarding patient care, treatment and incidents are completed timely and in a clear concise manner.

Provide crisis intervention to patient as needed.

Will assist in the training of new clinical staff and interns, providing direction and clinical guidance.

 

 

 

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum education
    • High school diploma or GED and thirty (30) credit hours of college education or accredited training program in substance abuse counseling and/or other human services area.
    • Higher education given preference
  • Required certification or license:
  • IAODAPCA certification CADC (CRADC/MISA I preferred), LSW, LCSW, LPC or LCPC.
  • Minimum experience required:
  • No Degree: Five years paid work experience in substance abuse correctional, or other human service counseling position.

OR

  • Associate Degree: Four years paid work experience in substance abuse, correctional, or other human service counseling position.

OR

  • Bachelors Degree: Three years paid work experience in substance abuse, correctional, or other human services counseling position.
  • Must maintain a valid driver’s license.