Counselor

  • Full Time
  • Polk

Website Oil Region Recovery

Scope:     Provides chemical dependency clinical services to Oil Region Recovery clients and their families consistent  with the ORR policies and procedures and federal, PA state laws and regulations and the ASAM Standards.

Responsibilities:  Document a complete Substance Use Disorder assessment, develop an individualized treatment plan, progress notes, transition plan and discharge summary for each client according to ORR policies and procedures, the PA Department of Health Drug & Alcohol Licensing laws and regulations; and the ASAM standards.

  •  Provide individual and group counseling services to clients
  •  Provide chemical dependency education to clients and their families.
  • Provide chemical dependency family counseling services to clients and family member
  • Ensures patient confidentiality at all times.
  • Participates in performance improvement activities including patient complaints, incident reporting and audits.
  • Participates in the implementation and maintenance of the ASAM Standards.

Competencies- Ability to perform job duties according to the twelve core functions of a counselor.

  • Skilled in individual and family counseling, and able to facilitate groups
  • Ability to complete an initial and ongoing assessment of client needs related to their treatment goals and aftercare planning
  • Ability to develop a treatment plan with measurable goals
  • Ability to organize, schedule, and keep accurate records with a minimum of supervision.
  • Ability to work flexible hours.

Education/Experience:

  •  Minimum High School Diploma or GED, and in process of working toward a bachelor’s degree in a field that is recognized by DDAP that can lead to certification
  • Certification as an addiction’s counselor by a statewide certification body which is a member of a National certification body or certification by another state government’s substance abuse counseling certification board.
  • Education and experience will be in compliance with Pennsylvania Department of Health Rules and Regulations Chapter 704.7.

To apply for this job email your details to drichardson@orr.clinic