Substance Abuse Counselor LCADC CADC (BILINGUAL SPANISH PREFERRED)
NJ - Elizabeth (07206)
Grant funded position.
Outreach Substance Abuse Counselor to provide individual substance abuse counseling to patients registered at the EIP clinic. Substance Abuse screenings to be conducted on all new clients during the intake process with further referrals generated by the interdisciplinary team consisting of Medical Case Managers, RN, MD, APN, and mental health clinicians.
Follow up and outreach to be conducted on those clients identified in need of SAS services yet are “ no show” for scheduled visits.
Minimum CADC; LCADC preferred. Bilingual to Spanish preferred.
CADC required. Bachelor's degree or masters degree in mental health or related field preferred. 1 year working with an addictions population.