|Flex Counselor (14568)|
|Organization: Lake County Government|
Responsible for evaluating and admitting clients. Prepares and implements treatment plans with clients. Provides individual counseling in office and school setting. Provides chemical dependency education to general public, service providers and individuals. Provides education and direction to clients, family members and/or significant others. Provides direct services to clients including individual and group treatment. Facilitates with clients and collaborates with the treatment team to develop, review and update treatment goals and referrals both internally and externally.
Takes responsibility for training in and documenting clinical chart requirements to meet program and state standards. Provides consultation to assist in the identification of persons in need of treatment and makes referrals as appropriate. Provides atmosphere of customer service in assuring that clients are treated in a friendly and respectful manner. Monitors the collection of urine specimens and related tasks. Responds to inquiries, gives appropriate information and referrals, and documents, if necessary. Involved in quality improvement activities on an ongoing basis (such as implementing processes as a result of performance measurement reviews, participation in councils and teams, making suggestions to improve a process).
If a recovering person, must have two years' demonstrated sobriety. Must be certified as an Alcohol/Drug Abuse Counselor by the Illinois Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Professional Certification Board (I.A.O.D.A.P.C.A.) or have equivalent certification by a similar state or national board or be licensed by the State of Illinois as an Physician, Psychologist, Licensed Social Worker (L.S.W.), Licensed Clinical Social Worker (L.C.S.W.), Licensed Professional Counselor (L.P.C.) Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor (L.C.P.C.) within 24 months of employment.
Requires an Associate's degree or CADC. 2 -5 years of experience in behavioral sciences or related field.
Job Location: Waukegan, Illinois, United States
Position Type: PRN
Salary: $18.11 - USD
Applications will be accepted
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Human and Social Services
18 North County Street|
Human Resources - 7th Floor
Country: UNITED STATES
| Mid to Senior Level|
$ 18.11 Hourly
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