The Salvation Army - Metro Division Substance Abuse Therapist in Clinton Township, Michigan
Provide substance abuse counseling to clients of The Salvation Army Harbor Light System in accordance with Harbor Light policies and procedures.
• Conduct individual, group, and educational counseling sessions• Maintain case records in accordance with Harbor Light standards• Follows up to determine reliability and validity of individual client treatment plan established; makes recommendations regarding modification to services and service delivery• Maintain contact with referral sources, (i.e., gatekeeper, parole/probation agents) submitting requests for authorization for treatment as well as required reports• Complete discharge documentation on each client to include aftercare plan, referral and letters to referring agencies• Participates in the review of all clinical issues, activities and program policies and procedures• Distribute/collect treatment satisfaction surveys at beginning of treatment, mid treatment and at discharge• Attends all clinical staff meetings, and team conferences• Participates in educational courses, seminars, workshops, current literature and in-service meetings to enhance treatment skills
• Must possess a Master’s degree in the Behavioral Science (Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or Addiction Studies) with significant course work in substance abuse treatment.• Must possess MCBAP appropriate certification (CAADC, CADC-M, CADC) or approved MCBAP Development Plan• Must possess State of Michigan License (LLMSW, LMSW, LPC, LLPC)• Proficiency with Microsoft Office Applications, email, and internet• Experience using Electronic Medical Records systems preferred• Possess good communication skills and teamwork skills• T.B Test and police clearance required
Job LocationsUS-MI-Clinton Township