Overview

overview

Required skills & experience:

• Licensure or certification in the State of Michigan as a Substance Abuse Counselor, Peer Recovery Coach, or the equivalent of either in your state. (LLMSW, LMSW, CADC, LLPC, LPC)

• Must have licensure or certification that allows for coach to assist clients unsupervised.

• One (1) year experience providing SUD services in an inpatient or outpatient setting is preferred.

• Master’s degree

• Briefs: 1 year (Preferred)

• EHR Systems: 1 year (Preferred)

• Discharge Planning: 1 year (Preferred)

• Management: 1 year (Preferred)

• Telehealth: 1 year

• At least 2 years of recent counseling or case management experience

• Ability and willingness to do work online; familiarity with Google Drive, spreadsheets, documentation, videoconferencing and secure email.

• Must agree to maintain computer and internet accessibility as these are essential to providing online counseling services.

• Strong communication, CBT, and motivational interviewing skills. Ability to apply evidence-based therapeutic interventions.

• Enthusiasm for revolutionizing the way addiction is addressed and treated is necessary!

 

What you need to know:

• Assist with in-person induction visits 2-3 times per week

• Communicate with clients via our digital platform on a regular basis. Consult with our partnering medical providers to coordinate patient care.

• Provide a full-range of supportive SUD services including brief individual text-based counseling, intensive counseling, case management, and consultations to support strength-based discharge planning and continuity of care.

• Participate in case conferencing with clinical supervisor and director to assess client needs, progress, documentation, and exit planning.

• Prepare all related treatment documentation in accordance with applicable organizational and state standards in a clear, thorough, and timely manner. Experience with electronic health records essential.

• Participate in care management for clients through our digital platform, in person, and on the phone.

• Intervene as an advocate for clients to resolve emergency problems in crisis situations. Provide client and/or family members with information about addiction issues and about available services or programs, making appropriate referrals when necessary.

• Coordinate with service providers outside of the organization to market, refer, and collaborate enhancing client care.