Mens Residential Substance Abuse Counselor
Company: Willamette Family, Inc.
Posted on: November 23, 2020
- Interact with the service population providing individual and
- Provide educational presentations on substance abuse and other
- Service planning, file management and record keeping per OAR'S
and program policy.
- Serve as a liaison between WF and other service agencies.
- Provide culturally appropriate services, implemented within the
context of social, cultural, racial, gender-specific sensitivity
- Participate in clinical staff meetings.
- Assess ongoing needs of individuals and make appropriate
- Provide immediate crisis intervention and assistance in
developing safety plans.
- Participate in weekly supervision sessions with Clinical
- Provide comprehensive authorization reviews for insurance
- Complete necessary requirements in order to maintain
- Ad hoc assignments as requested.
- Oregon state certification (CADC II) is required of all
counselors, or demonstration of active progress towards
certification within timelines
- If recovering from alcohol/drug addiction, must provide
documentation of sobriety for a minimum of two years and must be in
a program of recovery
- Must pass a required criminal records background check
- Must adhere to the agency's non-discrimination policies
- Ability to effectively interact with co-workers, clients, and
others with diverse ethnic backgrounds, religious views, political
affiliation, cultural backgrounds, lifestyles, and sexual
orientations and treat each individual with respect and
- Demonstration of competence in the treatment of SUDS as
defined: ISSR 309-032-1520 (3) (c)REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND
- Knowledge and understanding of substance addiction as a
- Knowledge, understanding, and expertise in providing effective,
evidence-based substance addiction treatment services
- Knowledge, skill, and experience in evidence-based
interventions including Motivational Interviewing, Cognitive
Behavioral Therapy, and other trauma-informed treatment
- Required knowledge in ASAM-PPC 2R, ISSR/OAR's, 42 CFR Part
- Above-average skills and Knowledge of Office 2010 software
applications including Outlook, as well as navigating Electronic
Medical Records software
- Professional written and verbal communication and interpersonal
- Effective problem-solving skills.
- Ability to follow oral and written directions and to apply
techniques for special needs
- Knowledge of de-escalation methods
- Flexibility in responding to changing needs and
- Ability to work in an environment where people may be verbally
hostile and/or abusive
- Ability to manage time and meet deadlines
- Ability to maintain accurate records and necessary
paperworkPre-employment drug screen (including Cannabis/THC) and
criminal background check will be required.EQUAL OPPORTUNITY
EMPLOYERWillamette Family, Inc., prohibits discrimination on the
basis of any characteristic protected by applicable local, state,
or Federal was, and any agency policy including, but not limited
to, discrimination based upon race, color, religion, national
origin, sex or sexual orientation.PM20 PI126248915
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