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Seafield Center, Inc. Addiction Counselor/Case Manager - Full Time in Patchogue, New York

Title:Addiction Counselor/Case Manager - Full Time





MAIN FUNCTION: -To be responsible for the direct treatment of an assigned caseload of clients who are addicted to alcohol or any other mood-altering substances. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: -Provides group counseling to an assigned caseload.-Provides individual counseling once weekly to clients.-Designs and implements treatment plans.-Reviews treatment plans on a weekly basis.-Generates referral source progress reports.-Conducts lectures, seminars, workshops, and task-oriented groups.-Maintains contact with referral sources, including EAP’s, probation, parole and outpatient treatment providers, etc.-Initiates Discharge Planning and makes appropriate referrals when necessary.-Participates in all scheduled Case Conferencing and Discharge Planning meetings for treatment review of clients.-Attends bi-weekly individual supervision and bi-weekly group supervision.-Participates in staff meetings.-Completes all required consent forms.-Conduct Peer Review monthly.-Enter progress notes and other clinical documentation as needed into the EMR.-Performs other duties as assigned. COMPETENCY REQUIREMENTS:-Intake, Screening & Assessment-Referral-Treatment Planning & Review-Group Counseling-Individual Counseling-Family Counseling-Case Management-Client Education-Reporting & Record Keeping-EMR Documentation-Proficient in computer usage including EMR System, Microsoft Outlook and other information systems.-Crisis Intervention-Individual Therapy-Group Therapy-Mental Status Exam-Consultation with other Professionals-Age Specific Clinical Skills – Adolescent-Age Specific Clinical Skills - Geriatric EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS:Licensed Qualified Health Professional (CASAC-T or CASAC or LCSW or LMSW or LMHC), plus one year of full-time paid experience in substance abuse treatment.