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Substance Abuse Counselor

Substance Abuse Counselor

Richmond Center is actively seeking a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor to work part time in our Adult Daycare Facility to provide substance abuse treatment services according to Richmond Center standards.

 

DUTIES:

  • Conduct individual and group counseling.
  • Maintain resident charts.
  • Develop and oversee Treatment Plans
  • Provide relapse prevention related information/education to residents on a regular basis through small groups, seminars and individual sessions.
  • Develops and updates, as needed, Substance Abuse Treatment Plan.
  • Coordinates resident's treatment with other program departments.
  • Assists residents in understanding the various phases of the treatment process.
  • Performs welcome interview upon admission.
  • Review and distributes residents of program policies, resident's rights and responsibilities.
  • Make facility rounds to ensure the safety, security and integrity of the environment.
  • Monitor resident behavior and compliance with care plan.
  • Cover clinic desk to monitor call bell system as needed.
  • Monitor residents' rooms for compliance with regulations.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or, completing
  • College for Bachelors Degree in Human Services or,
  • Be a credentialed CASAC. Counselor
  • Minimum of one year recent experience working with substance abusers

LOCATION:

Staten Island, NY

 

Richmond Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare is a 300-bed rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility located in the borough of Staten Island. Our size enables a warm, nurturing environment, which allows each resident to maintain his/her individuality. Our staff is committed to ensuring the highest quality of life for all our residents, by maintaining each resident’s dignity and independence.

Centers Health Care is the only fully integrated post-acute continuum of care, offering services to the elderly throughout NY, NJ and RI through its Healthcare facilities & agencies, Dialysis & Urgent Care Centers, a Managed Care Plan and a Durable Medical Equipment Provider. Earning praiseworthy reviews as the leading provider of top quality medical care in rehabilitative treatment and healthcare, Centers Health Care is unwavering in our dedication to excellence in care, and proud of our commitment to diversity and community involvement.

 

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Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/D/V

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