OTP - Addictions Counselor in Fort Wayne, IN at Bowen Center

Date Posted: 7/5/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Addictions Counselor will provide direct addictions counseling and case management services to clients at the Opioid Treatment Center. The selected counselor will perform the intake evaluations for new clients entering the program. Additional related tasks may include the following:

  • Identify individual recovery goals and develop individualized treatment plan, update on a regular basis and identify progress and achievement with treatment goals
  • Responsible for accurate, timely and confidential documentation in client EMR
  • Make all necessary referrals when services are needed beyond what OTP provides
  • Engage in case management services in an effort to provide comprehensive care and support

This position requires a LAC or CADAC II certification. 

Job Requirements

Education: Bachelor’s degree required in Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or other behavioral health related field.

Certificate or Professional License: LAC or CADAC II (or working toward CADAC II) required.

Experience: Prefer two (2) years in a mental health or addictions setting.