Substance Use Counselor (CASAC)
Bridging Access to Care
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Post Date: Nov 19, 2021
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: January 1, 2021
Salary: 55,000
Location: US - New York - Brooklyn
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Description
Brooklyn based nonprofit seeks Substance Use Treatment Counselor with a master’s degree in LMHC, LMSW with a CASAC/CASAC-T with 3 years’ experience.    Must be able to :    The CASAC Counselor- Adolescents (1 FTE) provides substance abuse counseling services to adults. Under the direct supervision of the supervisor, the Substance Abuse Counselor is responsible for conducting intakes and for providing comprehensive support to individuals with chemical dependency and mental health issues in a holistic manner. Provide individual and group counseling to clients Provide education and support groups to clients. Encourage and reinforce intervention allowing the client to assess their own risk and facilitate the decision-making process. Maintain a working relationship with interdepartmental staff for purposes of providing appropriate client case management during case conferences Must be computer literate (Word, Excel, etc.) and have good writing and communications skills.

Skills
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:   Good verbal and writing skills. Flexibility a must.

Notes
QUALIFICATIONS: LMHC/LMSW/ with CASAC/CASAC-T


Contact Details
Name: Tyrena McCollum
Address: 260 Broadway
City: Brooklyn
State/Province: New York
Zipcode: 11211
Country: United States
Ph: 347-505-5131