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Counselor - Intensive Treatment Program in Baxley, GA at Spectrum Health Systems

Date Posted: 7/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Baxley, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/20/2018

Job Description

Since 1969, Spectrum Health Systems, Inc . has been a leader in the field of alcohol and drug abuse treatment. Our mission is to provide the highest quality of services to individuals seeking treatment for substance abuse and/or mental health issues. We assist our clients in achieving sobriety, sustaining recovery, and fulfilling personal goals in order that they may lead healthier, more productive lives.At Spectrum Health Systems, we take great pride in our organization and in our work. We believe that providing the highest quality service and ensuring that our actions and behaviors are always client-focused place our organization ahead of the rest.

This position is currently offering a $4,000 bonus for Licensed new hires!In 1993, Spectrum established its Correctional Treatment Division to provide specialized treatment to offenders with a history of chronic substance abuse and criminal behavior. Using a cognitive-behavioral skill building and therapeutic community approach, Spectrum's correctional treatment programs teach participants practical ways to achieve a law abiding life, free from drugs and crime. Today, Spectrum provides a range of services to more than 6,500 criminal offenders each day, in community-based settings and correctional institutions throughout Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Georgia, Tennessee, and Virginia.

The Integrated Treatment Program (ITP) Counselor provides counseling services to offenders in the assigned treatment program with co-occurring disorders (substance abuse and mental health diagnosis). The provision of counseling services includes facilitation of treatment groups, individual counseling, case management services, and clinical documentation responsibilities. This position also works closely with Georgia Department of Corrections (GDC) staff to coordinate all program services and provide information for case management and records management as needed.

Hours are Tuesday-Friday  7:00am-5:00pm

Qualifications:

  • License/Associate License as Professional Counselor, Clinical Social Worker or Marriage and Family Therapist preferred..
  • Masters degree preferred.
  • Two years mental health experience required.
  • Experience working with a corrections population or in a secured environment is highly desirable.
  • Experience working with COD population is preferred.
Tuesday- Friday 7am-5pm*CB

Spectrum Health Systems is an equal opportunity at will employer and does not discriminate against any employee orapplicant for employment because of age, race, religion, color, disability,sex, sexual orientation or national origin.