Chemical Dependency Counselor II

TCN Behavioral Health Services, Inc. - Xenia, OH

TCN Behavioral Health Services, Inc., a Non-Profit Organization, is committed to providing accessible, affordable mental health and substance use treatment to youth and adults through clinical excellence in greater Dayton, Ohio. Our staff is committed to continuous quality improvement and building a strong community of healthy and productive individuals. TCN endeavors to recruit and retain a diverse, dedicated and highly trained staff who are caring, culturally sensitive, ethical and who can collaborate with other staff in the provision of services.  

We are currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of a full-time Chemical Dependency Counselor II to support our clients in the Troy, Ohio area. This position exists to provide alcohol and drug treatment services to individuals and families experiencing chemical dependency and substance abuse problems.  

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Provides clinically competent alcohol and drug treatment services; 
  • Develops clinical impressions;  
  • Formulates and reviews treatment plans;  
  • Plans and conducts individual and group counseling sessions in accordance with identified treatment goals and objectives;  
  • Participates in drug screen monitoring;  
  • Develops and monitors individual treatment plans;  
  • Provides follow-up contacts with referral sources;  
  • Conducts collateral contacts with family members/significant others; 
  • Provides follow-up contacts with clients to promote client engagement in the treatment process;  
  • Coordinates information which promotes continuity of care when transferring primary client care responsibilities to other agency employees and other providers;  
  • Identifies additional needed services and makes appropriate referrals. 
  • Meets or exceeds standards pertaining to services provided.  
  • Meets or exceeds standards pertaining to assessments and documentation.  
  • Develops and maintains quality, accurate clinical charts for all clients served.  
  • Develops and maintains positive collaboration with other social service agencies serving clients.  
  • Provides consultation if needed  
  • Has no unexcused absences from any assigned clinical and administrative committee meetings and training.  
  • Maintains license or registration appropriate to profession and appropriate to job requirements, including appropriate amount of continuing education at all times of employment.  
  • Maintains agency-required annual training including, but not limited to, client rights and grievances, safety training, infection control, and others as required by ODMHAS.  
  • Remains free from citations by other providers or by consumers for unethical practice and meets standard for own profession.  
  • Participates in at least 6 hours of supervision for every 3-month period or meets the requirements of supervision required by license/registration (whichever is greater).  
  • Other clinical duties as assigned.  

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS 

Education:  

  • Masters Degree  

Experience:  

  • Three years in chemical addictions treatment  
  • Certification:  
  • LCDCIII, LICDC, or LISW or LPCC with a declared scope in chemical dependency;  
  • CPR;  
  • First Aid;  
  • De-escalation  

Other:  

  • Meets all standards and regulations of the Ohio Chemical Dependency Professionals Board, the Counselor and Social Worker Board of the State of Ohio, or the Psychology Board.  

  • Demonstrated competencies for working with the populations served.  

TCN offers an excellent benefits package including 

  • 401(k),  
  • Medical,  
  • Dental,  
  • Vision,  
  • Disability/Life Insurance,  
  • Paid Time Off,  
  • Holidays,  
  • Potential to earn quarterly bonuses,  
  • Agency paid CEU trainings,  
  • And a possible flexible schedule based on Agency need

TCN is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. 

Send resume to: 

TCN Behavioral Health Services 
1029 N. Market Street 
Troy, OH 45373