Substance Abuse Counselor
Ascendant New York
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Post Date: Dec 21, 2020
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: ASAP
Salary: Well above industry average
Location: US - New York - New York
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Job Summary

Primary Therapist: Ascendant New York is a free-standing boutique detox and outpatient facility located in Midtown Manhattan. Ascendant New York is licensed by the State of New York’s Office of Alcoholism & Substance Abuse Services and is looking for a full time qualified health professional designated as a Primary Therapist. Must be a QHP and hold at least one of the following: LMSW, LCSW, LMFT, LCAT, LMHC and at least 2 years experience in alcoholism and drug treatment. Hours may include weekends. Salary well above industry average.

Responsibilities and Duties

Responsibilities include:

1) Provide counseling and case management services to clients;

2) Hold individual and group counseling sessions;

3) Chart patients’ progress, develop treatment plans;

4) Counselors will do intakes, level of care determinations, bio-psychosocials and involve family members in treatment;

5) Additional duties will be determined by the Clinical Director.

Qualifications and Skills

Must have Masters Degree in Social Work and/or CASAC or other Qualified Health Professional and at least 2 years experience in alcoholism and drug treatment.


Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Paid Vacation, Transit Check

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