The Providence Center - Behavioral Health Job ID: 5801
Provide specialty substance abuse services to consumers and serve as a resource to staff regarding issues relative to mental health and/or substance abuse issues. Make assessments and provide appropriate crisis interventions and risk management as needed. Coordinate a variety of services. Provide individual mental health and/or substance abuse counseling/therapy. Initiate treatment and advocate for consumer within network of care. Maintain cooperative relationships with Center staff, consumers, community agencies and the public. Attend trainings, case presentations and conferences.
Required Education 1. Bachelor’s degree in social work of Human Services or related field. 2. Two years of experience in substance abuse therapy, as well as experience dealing with the dually diagnosed. 3. Must have awareness of the general trends in confronting the problems of substance abuse. 4. CDP/LCDP a plus 5. Must have valid driver's license and insured auto 6. Bilingual; Spanish/English preferred.