AOD Counselor to provide drug and alcohol counseling to clients
in non-residential mental health or substance abuse programs. Our
counselors interact on a day-to-day basis providing individual and
group counseling, as well as engaging in case management services.
Counselors provide substance recovery skills and information, and
leadership necessary to provide clients with the ability to recover
from substance abuse addiction.
Essential duties include:
Maintaining caseload as prescribed by the Lead Counselor/Program
Manager. Provide a variety of interventions including individual
and group counseling, crisis intervention, collateral services, and
other sobriety related services to our clients.
Documents client interactions and client progress along with all
other required documentation completed on time.
Initiates appropriate and timely interventions making sure
clients are advised of inappropriate behavior.
Integrates the clinical concept with sound theoretical and
practical applications of rehabilitative and individual group and
milieu counseling principles.
Performs drug testing urinalysis specimen collections, screening
and documentation as required.
Lags Recovery Centers provide services to individuals to help
them become more self-sufficient and responsible. We assist
individuals as they restructure their lives and begin making better
decisions. We serve various populations, including court referred
individuals, probation and/or parole referrals, self-referrals and
other community referrals. Our services include treatment for those
with co-occurring disorders and we effectively serve culturally
We offer comprehensive benefits including: Medical, dental,
vision, life, 401k, PTO and 11 paid holidays.
We require our counselors to have the following:
Associate degree or Certificate in Addiction studies or related
field with two or more years in an AOD or working with drug and
alcohol related issues/addictions/co-occurring disorders.
Certified Counselor required
Strong interpersonal and engagement skills
Strong organizational and time-management skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills