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LCAS Needed – Wilmington area

PORT Human Services, a CABHA certified, CARF accredited behavioral healthcare provider is seeking to fill the following position in the Wilmington, NC area:   LICENSED CLINICAL ADDICTION SPECIALIST  (LCAS)  Salary commensurate with education and experience.  Sign on bonus available!

Please visit our website @www.porthumanservices.org or contact Sandra Raynor @252-830-7551 for further information.

Posted on: January 21, 2014

Bilingual Outpatient Substance Abuse Therapist

The Bilingual Outpatient Substance Abuse Therapist position will play an essential
role of providing excellent evidencebased and culturally informed psychotherapy interventions to Latinos in North Carolina. El Futuro, Inc., a 501(c)(3) notforprofit mental health and substance abuse treatment agency. This is an opportunity to be a part of an energetic, creative and multidisciplinary team and make a difference in the community.

This position is responsible for carrying out clinical duties in an ethical, culturally and
empirically informed manner. This includes conducting screening and triage assessments,
performing psychosocial and diagnostic assessments, developing effective treatment
plans, providing brief case management as well as ongoing brief and/or longterm
psychotherapy. The Bilingual Outpatient Substance Abuse Therapist will report to the
Clinical Director. In summary, the Bilingual Outpatient Therapist works to accomplish
El Futuro’s mission to provide excellent mental health and substance abuse services to
Latinos in North Carolina.

We are seeking someone who is very committed to working with the Latino community in
North Carolina, who is reliable and punctual, with excellent clinical skills. Experience in
evaluation and psychotherapy with dually diagnosed individuals is highly valued. A strong
ability to problem solve independently is essential to this position. Strong organizational
skills and ability to turn in timely documentation are required.

To perform this job successfully an individual must have licensure in the addiction field
(LCAS or be eligible for LCAS in North Carolina) and preferably a master’s degree in
social work, counseling, psychology or related field. The candidate must be fully licensed in
the state of North Carolina, and must have a minimum of 2 years experience working with
diverse populations. Familiarity with the Latin American immigrant community and spoken

Spanish are required.

Salary range: $41,000 $50,000; Commensurate with experience and licensure.

In order to be considered, send your resume and a cover letter that explains why you want
this position to: Clinical Director, El Futuro, Inc, 136 E Chapel Hill St, Durham, NC 27701,
fax to 9196887102, or email to human_resources@elfuturonc.org. No phone calls. You
can gather more information at our website www.elfuturonc.org.

Please do not apply if you do not meet the qualifications. Employment agency inquiries are
not welcome.

Posted on: December 30, 2013

Recovery Coach – Durham

Recovery Coach Job Description

POSITION:                    Recovery Coach

LOCATION:                  Bluefield: A University Recovery Community
916 West Trinity Avenue
Durham, NC 27701
Bluefieldrecovery.com

HOURS:    Full or Part Time – Requires non-traditional hours which includes evenings, weekends and some holidays.

JOB DUTIES:  With supervision, the recovery coach will serve as a personal guide, mentor and role model to help students and young adults access recovery resources. In addition, the recovery coach partners in the student’s recovery through participating with them in recovery activities and acting as a liaison and advocate to professional community resources.  The Recovery Coach will also assist the student to develop, maintain and monitor his/her individual Wellness Recovery Plan.  The Recovery Coach’s duties include providing outreach, support, and documenting recovery activities. The Recovery Coach is the bridge between the professional staff and the recovery communities.

Requirements: BA/BS; Knowledge of substance abuse treatment resources including a working knowledge of the 12 step Fellowships; a clean driving record; to work actively with a minimum of 5 students; may require non-traditional hours; develops recovery wellness plans; participates in staff meetings, training sessions and a willingness to broaden the understanding of the science of treatment and recovery.

If you are interested in this position, please send your resume to Becky Georgi at bgeorgi@bluefield.com

Posted on: September 23, 2013

Greensboro Agency Seeks-Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (CSAC)

Education:  College graduate or High School Graduate with some college and substance abuse therapy experience.

Licensure:  CSAC, registered and in good standing with the NCSAPPB.

Responsibilities:

  1. Lead facilitator of daily SACOT/SAIOP groups and completes the associated client progress notes.
  2. Conducts individual therapy sessions as needed by clients.
  3. Attends treatment team meetings and provides follow-up reporting with client referring agencies.
  4. Assists as needed in client treatment: plan development, updating, authorization and re-authorizations.
  5. Assists in client record maintenance and internal auditing.
  6. Other assigned duties.

Email Resume to: info@holisticservicesinc.com

Posted on: September 15, 2013