OUTPATIENT (LCPC or LCSW) SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELOR - SKOKIE, IL.
Skokie, IL 
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Job Description
Requisition Number19-1310
Post Date11/4/2019
TitleOUTPATIENT (LCPC or LCSW) SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELOR - SKOKIE, IL.
Code and Title2004 - COUNSELOR III OP - COMM
ProgramSKOKIE
CitySKOKIE
StateIL
Full-Time
Job DescriptionAs Illinois' largest provider of substance abuse treatment, joining the team at Gateway Foundation Alcohol & Drug Treatment offers valuable experience with a variety of treatment methods as well as an opportunity to collaborate with skilled experts about a diverse clientele. Gateway welcomes the challenge of constant improvement and is proud to uphold the Joint Commission Gold Seal of Approval. In addition to a competitive salary, Gateway offers employees health benefits, dental insurance, career advancement, training and development and on-site clinical supervision to individuals pursuing certifications and licensures.

Outpatient (LCPC or LCSW) Substance Abuse Counselors are responsible for:

* Completing comprehensive assessments and treatment plans and providing substance abuse and/or mental health counseling services to clients
* Developing and implementing complex treatment and discharge plans for clients with dual diagnoses, social or mental health issues
* Documenting treatment and discharge plans, clients' progress and responses to treatment and maintaining related records and charts
* Serving as a professional resource to the treatment staff in resolving complex case problems and may provide clinical supervision as needed
* May develop and facilitate training for treatment staff
* Other duties as assigned
Requirements* Master's degree in psychology, counseling, social work or a related field required

* Current professional clinical license (LCPC or LCSW) in state of hire required

* Minimum 4 years of clinical experience in the treatment of substance abuse and dual-diagnoses

* Related work experience with program specific population (adolescent/adult) and outpatient treatment setting required


***12pm-10:30pm Monday-Thursday***

Gateway Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer of minorities, females and individuals with a disability and protected veterans.


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

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Master's Degree
Required Experience
4+ years
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