Social Worker

The Integrated Pediatric Mental Health (IPMH) team in Duke’s Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences is seeking a LCSW/LCSW-A to support the Duke Center for Adolescent and Young Adult Substance Use Treatment (CAST), as well as other clinics and ongoing initiatives.

Work Performed
Substance use evaluations, individual/family therapy with adolescent/young adult substance use clients, group therapy in Intensive Outpatient Program, liaison in community regarding substance use program, participation in team meetings to discuss cases and substance use programming.

Interview patients, their families and other parties to obtain information about personal, social, environmental history.

Participate in staff conferences and collaborate with members of CAST/IPMH team to develop and plan evaluation and treatment programs to provide maximum benefits for patients.

Maintain liaison with community agencies and participate in related area activities

Accept on-call responsibilities for after-hours coverage. Perform other related duties incidental to work described herein.

Required Qualifications
Education/Training: Master’s degree in Social Work (MSW) from an accredited school of social work required. Comparable training and experience (e.g., Master’s in Psychology) also considered. Clinical experience and training in with adolescents and young adults with substance use required.

Application Please send CVs and names of three references to [email protected].

Posted on: July 22, 2019

ACTT Substance Abuse Counselor – Lumberton

Job Type:  Full Time

Job Location:  Lumberton, NC

Job Description:

Include but not limited to: completing substance abuse assessments; utilize harm reduction tactics towards treatment, assesses and tracks beneficiary’s stages of change readiness and stages of treatment; use outreach and facilitates access to other community supports; facilitates the Person Centered Plan development. Company benefits offered.

Qualifications:  At least Bachelor’s degree with CSAC, LCAS, or LCAS-A certification

Contact: [email protected]

Posted on: July 5, 2019

ACTT Substance Abuse Counselor – Shallotte

Job Type:  Full Time

Job Location:  Shallotte, NC

Job Description:

Include but not limited to: completing substance abuse assessments; utilize harm reduction tactics towards treatment, assesses and tracks beneficiary’s stages of change readiness and stages of treatment; use outreach and facilitates access to other community supports; facilitates the Person Centered Plan development. Company benefits offered.

Qualifications:  At least Bachelor’s degree with CSAC, LCAS, or LCAS-A certification

Contact: [email protected]

Posted on: July 5, 2019

Substance Abuse Counselor, Position #60056636

NC Department of Public Safety; Position Located in Buncombe County at Swannanoa Correctional Center for Women

Recruitment Salary Range: $33,960.00 – $46,713.00  – Position closes: May 31, 2019

  • Credentialed as a Certified Substance Abuse Counselor (CSAC) or as a Certified Criminal Justice Addictions Professional (CCJP)
  • In addition, these credentials will be considered: LCAS, LPC, LMFT, LCSW and CRC
  • Experience providing group and individual counseling
  • Experience in conducting assessments, treatment, and discharge planning

Position link:[0]=buncombe&sort=PositionTitle%7CAscending&page=4&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

Posted on: June 10, 2019

Substance Abuse Counselor (Adult Recovery Court Program)

Family First Community Services LLC is seeking to hire a SA Counselor in Charlotte NC.  

Position Type: Full-Time

Qualification:  Licensed Clinical Addiction Specialist (LCAS or LCAS-A) 

Responsibilities: SA Counselor provides outpatient treatment (assessment, individual and group therapy) and advocates for individuals who are under supervision of Mecklenburg County Adult Recovery Court. This position attends clinical/legal staffing and court and works closely with the interdisciplinary team.

Please submit a resume to [email protected]

Posted on: May 26, 2019

ACTT Substance Use Professional – R876

Monarch is recruiting for an LCAS or LCAS-A professional in the Lexington, North Carolina area to support individuals in the community on an Assertive Community Treatment Team.  ACTT provides a comprehensive individual treatment program for adults with MH/SA disabilities.  Provide support services, write plans, coordinate services, facilitate access to community resources, developing goals, documentation, career assistance, & travel within communities served.

Requires LCAS or LCAS-A in NC.  Previous related experience preferred.  Competitive pay, health & dental coverage, life insurance, paid time off, retirement, mileage reimbursement, etc.

Please apply on-line at for R876


Posted on: May 23, 2019

Substance Abuse Counselor

Job Type:  Temp to Perm; Full Time

Job Location:  Fayetteville, NC

Job Description:

Work requires considerable knowledge of alcohol and drug addictions, alcohol and drug withdrawal, and ability to assess situations and propose the best treatment; knowledge and practical application of different therapeutic approaches, group dynamics, communication skills, crisis and family intervention. Considerable knowledge of counseling techniques and their application to substance abuse casework is required

Job Requirements:  Bachelor’s degree in a human service field or related curriculum and two years of substance abuse experience; LCAS certification

Contact: [email protected]

Posted on: May 22, 2019

PPW Program Coordinator

JOB TITLE:            PPW Program Coordinator

                                    Full Time, Exempt

DATE OF NOTICE:     May 13, 2019

Coastal Horizons Center, Inc. has an opportunity for a Program Coordinator to provide supervision and management of all PPW (Pregnant and Postpartum Women) staff in the Columbus County, NC area.

Primary Duties/Responsibilities:

  • The coordinator will coordinate with the Continuum of Care Coordinator to manage integration of Qualified Professional/Case Managers and Certified Peer Support Specialists.
  • Participates in administrative work related to planning, directing, and managing all aspects of the PPW Program.
  • Manages and oversees staff development.

Required Educational/Experiential Qualifications:

  • Graduations from an accredited program with a Master’s degree in human services or related field
  • At least two years of progressive substance abuse and/or mental health counseling experience
  • Possession of North Carolina licensure as one of the following: LPA, LPC, LCSW, or equivalent AND
  • Possession of NC licensure as LCAS

Salary: Commensurate with education and experience. Health benefits available, life insurance, LTD, paid time off, retirement savings program and more.





ATTN: Human Resource

Or email resume to: [email protected]

Posted on: May 15, 2019

Part-time Substance Use Disorder Counselor

Triad Behavioral Resources and New Vision Therapy, PLLC specialize in substance use disorder and co-occurring mental health outpatient treatment.  Our treatment philosophy focuses on providing individualized paths for recovery. Our dedicated staff compassionately and respectfully supports those struggling with substance use disorder and seeks to enrich each of our patient’s well-being as they pursue their goals.

With significant involvement in community advocacy, Triad Behavioral Resources and New Vision Therapy, PLLC are engaged with numerous other programs, agencies, and services to address substance use disorder in our community.

We are looking for energetic and passionate therapists dedicated to working with those suffering from substance use disorder to join our team in our Greensboro and Reidsville locations.

Qualified candidates must be at least an LCSW-A or LCAS-A with experience in group therapy and individual therapy, effective and efficient communication skills, eagerness to be an involved team player, and interest in community involvement and engagement.

Interested candidates should email their resume to Mat Sandifer, Director of Clinical Services at [email protected]

Posted on: May 12, 2019

IOP (Intensive Out Patient) COUNSELOR I

POSITION:          IOP (Intensive Out Patient) COUNSELOR I

 STATUS:              Full Time 


1Pm to 10Pm

Wilmington Treatment Center is seeking a certified substance abuse counselor to join the Wilmington, NC team.  This position affords the opportunity to make an impact on not only our patients but also our community.  We are looking for an individual who is passionate about the work they do, has clinical expertise and focuses on exceeding the expectations of those we serve.  Wilmington Treatment Center opened its doors 35 years ago.  We have grown to be able to offer a full continuum of care including Detox, Rehabilitation, PHP and IOP.  If you are interested in being part of an ever growing hospital, we are interested in hearing from you.


  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience in counseling or related field.
  • Experience in substance abuse setting, including individual, group, and family interventions
  • CSAC, CCAS, or CCDC certification.
  • Ability to obtain and interpret information relating to chemical dependency. Knowledge of the natural history of chemical dependency.  Understanding of the biological and sociocultural dimensions influencing chemical dependency.  General understanding of the range of treatment required by the chemical dependent patient.  Knowledge and appropriate utilization of available treatment resources.
  • Ability to work with male/female, adult (18-over) substance abuse/dually diagnosed/opiate dependent population. Must be able to work with culturally diverse populations.

 Essential Job Functions and Job Duties:

  • Conducts psychosocial and diagnostic interviews with assigned patients
  • Provides individual, group, and family therapy for assigned patients
  • Appropriately documents clinical information into the EMR
  • Documents all aftercare service provided
  • Partners with referents to provide progress updates, develop treatment plans as well as create aftercare plans


Comprehensive package including:  Medical, Dental, Vision, Long and Short Term Disability, Life & AD&D (company paid), PTO, Paid Holidays, Company contributed 401K, employee discount program, onsite fitness center.

Posted on: May 12, 2019