Full Time Substance Abuse Counselor

  • Baymark Health Services
  • Apr 21, 2021
Full time Licensed Mental Health Professional

Job Description

BAART services is dedicated to providing individualized treatment integrating pharmacotherapy, clinical counseling, recovery support and medical services.

BAART, addiction treatment programs deliver medically-supervised services for adults in a variety of modalities and settings. As the largest specialty organization addressing the opioid crisis, we have unlimited opportunities for those looking to make a difference. At BAART, we believe in delivering a higher level of care to our patients, not just talking about it. We are committed to treating our patients and each other with dignity and respect in a culture that fosters excellence in all that we do.

Primary Job Function:

Substance abuse counselor will be in charge with assisting patients through medically assisting treatments and offering techniques for handling opioid addiction. Substance abuse counselor conducts individual sessions and group sessions to assist with crisis management and coping strategies. Substance abuse counselor will evaluate patients’ progress during counseling and collaborate with doctors, nurses and other counselors to assist the patients’ achieving overall outcome.

 Essential Job Functions:

  • Provides counseling and case management services to patients in a substance abuse treatment program.
  • Keeps accurate records to insure compliance with local, state, and federal regulations, as well as accreditation standards.
  • Acts as patients' liaison with entire program.
  • Other related duties as determined by supervisor

Job Requirements

Qualifications | Education | Certifications:

  • Must be licensed in the State of Nebraska for substance abuse counseling
  • The applicant must be either provisionally licensed addiction counselor (PLADC) or licensed addiction counselor (LADC) 
  • Potential hire will be supervised by a LIMHP if needing hours for licensure
  • Satisfactory criminal background check and drug screen

Loan Forgiveness?