Substance Abuse Counselor (LAC or LPC required and Master’s degree) Jobs 2022 Near Grand Junction – New Season

Share It -
Job Details
New Season
Grand Junction, CO

Apply Now

Qualifications
Hire Vets, Drug Test, Dependable, Multitasking
Job Description

Opportunity for job seekers at Grand Junction, CO. The New Season is hiring for the Substance Abuse Counselor (LAC or LPC required and Master's degree) positions.

New Season Jobs 2022 Near Me – Apply Now for Substance Abuse Counselor (LAC or LPC required and Master’s degree) Opportunity at Grand Junction


Skills

Sales, Communication

COUNSELOR-6 JOB DESCRIPTION

New Season

For over thirty years, New Season Treatment Centers have been a leading national health care service provider of outpatient treatment centers that specialize in providing safe, quality and best in class care for individuals living with Opioid Use Disorder ("OUD").

Operating in over seventy treatment centers in multiple states, our team members are engaged in medication-assisted treatment, counseling, support, and care management of individuals living with OUD. We treat the whole person and, in so doing, address the underlying causes of OUD in an effort to provide a continuum of care that not only addresses treatment needs but supports the patient on their journey to recovery.

Job Summary:

  • New Season operates a number of nationally recognized and accredited methadone treatment centers dedicated to helping individuals with prescription drug abuse and/or opiate addiction regain control of their lives.
  • We take great pride in treating our patients with dignity and respect in each phase of their treatment experience

 

Essential Functions:

  • Works with patients to complete all intakes, admissions, discharges, and transfer paperwork.
  • Documents patient progress through counseling and interaction through groups.
  • Completes patient psychosocial and an individualized treatment plan within the required time frame.
  • Identifies any clinical/case management needs and works to address those needs.
  • Performs individual, group, and family counseling as required.
  • Performs at least twenty hours of direct one-on-one patient contact per week through individual or group counseling.
  • Reports patient abuse, neglect and exploitation as required.
  • Reports patient grievances as required.
  • Educates patient in all aspects of treatment, corresponding health issues and steps to recovery.
  • Obtains Urine Drug Screens and initial patient photo identification.
  • Assists in monitoring all patient activities on center premises.
  • Actively participates in community relations activities as directed and authorized.
  • Ensures the reading and understanding of the Policy and Procedures Manual.
  • Ensures compliance with 42 CFR Part 2 (Federal Confidentiality Regulations) and 45 CFR, Parts 160 & 164 (HIPAA)
  • Is responsible for obtaining or maintaining proper licensure and/or certification according to specific state requirements.
  • Actively participates in preparation for surveys and inspections conducted by CARF, the State, DEA, Board of Pharmacy and any other agency site visits as dictated by the state laws or regulations.
  • Participates in all staff meetings
  • Ensures compliance with local, State, Federal and Colonial Management Group, LP rules, regulations and policies.
  • Always acts in the best interests of the program and company; honors, supports, and protects the proprietary data and rights of the company.
  • Performs other tasks as assigned by clinic, region or corporate leadership.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • · Education/Licensure/Certification:
    • Experience in substance abuse field is not required, but preferred
    • Qualified candidates will have a Master's degree in a related field
    • Must hold full license in appropriate state: (LAC or LPC)
    • Experience Required: Minimum of five hundred hours of experience in substance abuse is preferred
    • Skill and Ability:
      • Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills
      • Ability to multitask, prioritize, and be dependable and reliable
      • Basic mathematics skills

 

Benefits:

  • $5,000 Sign on Bonus
  • Competitive Pay
  • 3 weeks of PTO
  • Excellent Medical (EPO & PPO plans), Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • FSA's and Teladoc services
  • Life Insurance
  • Short/Long Term Disability
  • 401k with up to 3% matching
  • Leadership Development Academy

 

EOC:

  • Colonial Management Group, LP./New Season Is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all Federal, State, and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, national origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, genetic disposition, disability or veteran's status or any other classification protected by State/Federal laws
40Grand Junction Metro Treatment Center

Tips for You - For user's privacy and protection, when any candidate submits an application for a job online, please don't provide your social security number, credit card or bank account information, or financial transactions to the recruiter.
By applying for a position with Autalico, you agree to Autalico's Terms of Use and conditions for use of our site. In order to use our site, you must agree to and abide by the terms and conditions.