Valley Recovery Center

Residential Treatment & Detox

Valley Recovery Center is an all Men’s Residential Treatment program in the Santa Clarita Valley. We are looking to bring on board a Full-Time Certified Addiction Counselor. Pay depends on experience.
Qualifications:

  • If in recovery, shall have a minimum of two years of sobriety.
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in counseling and case management in the field of alcohol and drug treatment.
  • Ability to treat assigned clients with respect and dignity no matter what race, religion, sex they may be while managing the client’s treatment.
  • Skills and knowledge of psychiatric issues, pharmacology, crisis management.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to: Operations Manager, Clinical Director
  • Minimum requirements and responsibilities:
  • Conduct initial assessments including substance abuse history, psychiatric history, and psychosocial assessment.
  • Develop and implement appropriate multidisciplinary treatment plan which identifies and addresses problem definition, short term and long term goals and interventions to achieve treatment objectives.
  • Meet with assigned clients one-to-one minimally 2 times per week to evaluate and document progress accordingly.
  • Make adjustments and modifications to treatment plan with the client when progress or decline in progress is identified.
  • Assist the client in the development of realistic and comprehensive discharge plans.
  • Assist client to arrange aftercare plans with outside service providers and other community resources.
  • Coordinate client needs with program counselors, Clinical director, Operations Manager, Executive Director, or other staff members as needed.
  • Maintain professional interactions with all clients and assist with immediate problem-solving needs during a crisis.
  • Enforce the rules and regulations of the program including the implementation of behavioral/recovery contracts as needed.
  • Obtain appropriate written consents and facilitate communication and act as liaison with outside parties involved with client’s treatment.
  • Conduct goal oriented recovery groups.
  • Document all interaction and treatment with client and any significant other(s) in the client record according to facility guidelines.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by Operations Manager, Executive Director, or other designee.

To apply for this job email your details to valleyrecoverycenter@gmail.com

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