Job Details

Requisition Number 17-0185
Post Date 10/5/2017
Title Counselor A&D
City Hillsboro
State OR
Description

In this position, you would fulfill the following essential functions:

 

·         Carry a caseload of clients and engage in treatment planning using a strength-based and motivational approach.  Plan and implement client interventions.  Provide individual and group counseling per productivity standards.  Monitor and track client progress; implement outreach efforts to maintain client’s engagement in the treatment process

·         Provide resource information and referral to clients. Provide coordination of care with community partners and adjunct service providers. May coordinate services such as insurance re-authorization or attend community meetings as directed.

·         Provide timely and accurate clinical documentation including progress summaries and session notes in compliance with agency and regulatory standards.  Maintain the integrity of the electronic medical records system within individual scope of practice.

·         Adhere to regulatory requirements and maintain professional, ethical, and behavioral standards of conduct, especially during critical periods.

Requirements

The right individual for this position has a passion for helping others and is able to deal with difficult situations in positive and constructive ways. This position also requires the following qualifications:

  •         Education and/or training in drug and alcohol addictions programs.
  •             Relevant experience with addictions and/or mental health responsibilities.
  •             CADC-1 certification or the ability to become certified within 6 months of hire.
  •             Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to articulate clinical concepts and program outcomes.

All CODA facilities are drug-free and smoke-free worksites. Employees may not be serving any supervised parole or probation. Individuals in recovery from substance use disorders must be able to demonstrate continuous abstinence under independent living conditions for the past 2 years.

CODA is an equal opportunity employer with a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

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