HuntsvilleRecruiter
the smart solution for Huntsville jobs

Substance Abuse Counselor

Company: New Season
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: May 17, 2019

Job Description:

COUNSELOR-4 JOB DESCRIPTION

New Season

Job Summary:

* New Season operates a number of nationally recognized and accredited methadone treatment centers dedicated to helping individuals with prescription drug abuse and/or opiate addiction regain control of their lives.

* We take great pride in treating our patients with dignity and respect in each phase of their treatment experience

Essential Functions:

* Works with patients to complete all intakes, admissions, discharges, and transfer paperwork.

* Documents patient progress through counseling and interaction through groups.

* Completes patient psychosocial and an individualized treatment plan within the required time frame.

* Identifies any clinical/case management needs and works to address those needs.

* Performs individual, group, and family counseling as required.

* Performs at least 20 hours of direct one-on-one patient contact per week through individual or group counseling.

* Reports patient abuse, neglect and exploitation as required.

* Reports patient grievances as required.

* Educates patient in all aspects of treatment, corresponding health issues and steps to recovery.

* Obtains Urine Drug Screens and initial patient photo identification.

* Assists in monitoring all patient activities on center premises.

* Actively participates in community relations activities as directed and authorized.

* Ensures the reading and understanding of the Policy and Procedures Manual.

* Ensures compliance with 42 CFR Part 2 (Federal Confidentiality Regulations) and 45 CFR, Parts 160 & 164 (HIPAA)

* Is responsible for obtaining or maintaining proper licensure and/or certification according to specific state requirements.

* Actively participates in preparation for surveys and inspections conducted by CARF, the State, DEA, Board of Pharmacy and any other agency site visits as dictated by the state laws or regulations.

* Participates in all staff meetings

* Ensures compliance with local, State, Federal and Colonial Management Group, LP rules, regulations and policies.

* Always acts in the best interests of the program and company; honors, supports, and protects the proprietary data and rights of the company.

* Performs other tasks as assigned by clinic, region or corporate leadership.

Minimum Qualifications:

* Education/Licensure/Certification:

* Experience in substance abuse field is not required, but preferred

* Qualified candidates will have a Master\'s degree in a related field

* Experience Required:

* Minimum of 500 hours of experience in substance abuse

* Skill and Ability:

* Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills

* Ability to multitask, prioritize, and be dependable and reliable

* Basic mathematics skills

Benefits:

* Competitive Pay

* 3 weeks of PTO

* Excellent Medical (EPO & PPO plans), Dental, and Vision Insurance

* FSA's and Teladoc services

* Life Insurance

* Short/Long Term Disability

* 401k with up to 6% matching

* Leadership Development Academy

EOC:

* Colonial Management Group, LP./New Season Is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all Federal, State, and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, national origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, genetic disposition, disability or veteran's status or any other classification protected by State/Federal laws

Keywords: New Season, Huntsville , Substance Abuse Counselor, Other , Huntsville, Alabama

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Other Jobs


Be Your Own Boss - Franchises Starting Under $10K - Huntsvil
Description: There's No Business Like You Own Business Be your
Company: Franchise Gator
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: 05/24/2019

Sr. Aviation Diagnostic Software Engineer with Security Clearance
Description: Torch Technologies, a 100 employee-owned company, is seeking a Software
Company: Torch Technologies, Inc.
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: 05/24/2019

Class A CDL Flatbed Drivers
Description: Opportunities Available for COMPANY DRIVERSBenefits ul li 5000 SIGN ON BONUS li Earn up to .54 cpm li Our Drivers
Company: Decker Truck Line
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 05/24/2019


Senior Software/Hardware Reverse Engineer with Security Clearance
Description: Position Description Dynetics, an employee-owned company, is seeking a talented Senior Software/Hardware Reverse Engineer to join a diverse team to create unique solutions for complex problems. With (more...)
Company: Dynetics, INC
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: 05/24/2019

Events Specialist - Courtyard Birmingham Colonnade/Grandview - (19001GWL)
Description: Here's To Your Journey with Courtyard With more than 330 managed locations in more than 20 countries Courtyard by Marriott offers a refreshing environment that helps guests stay connected and balanced. (more...)
Company: Marriott International, Inc.
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 05/24/2019

Real Estate - Licensed Associates Only
Description: Finding the right real estate brokerage to build your career is one of the most important decisions you will make. It is imperative you align yourself with a company that can provide you the best opportunity (more...)
Company: Keller Williams Realty
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 05/24/2019

Accounts Payable Coordinator
Description: The Account Payable Coordinator is responsible for a variety of accounting duties that includes processing high volume accounts payable, routing invoices for approval, vendor setup and maintenance. Job (more...)
Company: PangeaTwo
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 05/24/2019

Striker Account Representative - Montgomery AL
Description: Join a Legacy of Innovation 110 Years and Counting With over 100 years of scientific expertise and a presence in more than 20 countries, Daiichi Sankyo and its 15,000 employees around the world draw upon (more...)
Company: Daiichi Sankyo
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 05/24/2019

STORE SHIFT SUPV - DG MKT in HUNTSVILLE, AL
Description: Dollar General NYSE: DG is a Fortune 200 company with more than 15,000 retail
Company: Dollar General
Location: Huntsville
Posted on: 05/24/2019

25V Combat Documentation/Production Specialist
Description: As the eyes and ears in the field, the Combat Documentation/Production Specialist records and provides feedback for combat decisions, to help units succeed in their missions. Through your training, you (more...)
Company: Army National Guard
Location: Birmingham
Posted on: 05/24/2019

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Alabama jobs by following @recnetAL on Twitter!

Huntsville RSS job feeds