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Requisition Number 19-1205
Title SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELOR (BRC) - SANDERSON, FL ***No evenings, weekends or on-call duty***
City Sanderson
State FL
Description • Completes comprehensive assessment of clients’ substance abuse history and treatment requirements, and prepares individualized developmentally appropriate treatment plan.
• Provides individual and group counseling, and educational programs in accordance with treatment plan.
• Documents treatment and discharge plans, and clients’ progress and responses to treatments; and maintains related records and charts.
• Performs case management and contributes to client care monitoring.
• Caseload typically includes some complex cases requiring more intensive services.
Requirements • Candidates with a Bachelor's/Master's degrees in a related field will also need at least 6 months of professional experience in substance use counseling and/or mental health counseling. If the degree is not in a related field then the candidate needs 1 year of professional experience.

• Candidates with PhD degrees will need 1 year of experience if their degree is not in a related filed.

• Candidates with an Associate degree will need at least 4 years of professional experience in substance use counseling and/or mental health counseling.

• Candidates with a H.S. diploma/GED need 6 years of experience.

• Candidates who hold the Florida certifications for addiction counseling (Certified Addiction Professional [CAP], Certified Criminal Justice Addiction Professional [CCJAP], Certified Associate Counselor [CAC]) would also meet the criteria.

~Gateway Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Race/Color/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Disability/Vets.~
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