Addictions Counselor/Therapist in Fort Wayne, IN at Bowen Center 

Date Posted: 9/6/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Addictions Counselor will be responsible for the following duties:

  • Intake evaluations for new clients entering the program
  • Identify individual recovery goals and develop individualized treatment plan, update on a regular basis and identify progress and achievement with treatment goals
  • Meet regular counseling requirements
  • Responsible for accurate, timely and confidential documentation in client EMR
  • Assist with obtaining all necessary consents
  • Make all necessary referrals when services are needed beyond what the BRC provides
  • Engage in case management services in an effort to provide comprehensive care and support
  • Assist and support efforts to stabilize social, vocational, family and emotional crisis.
  • Assess and determine health education needs and facilitate learning opportunities
  • Assess for need for additional psychiatric evaluation to determine if supplementary treatment, outside of OTP services, are needed. If so, make a referral and follow up by obtaining and reviewing results. Share results with the multidiscipline team

Job Requirements

Education: Masters or Bachelor’s Degree in Human Services or Psychology

Certificate or Professional License: LCAC, LAC, or CADAC II Required

  • Must be a minimum 21 years of age.