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Substance Abuse Treatment Professional(CADC)

Hillcrest Family Services, DUBUQUE, IA

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About the Organization

Hillcrest Family Services is a non-profit organization that assists adults and children in need of help. Every day, Hillcrest builds confidence in hundreds of people and families. We're a place where compassion is commonplace. Where our passion soars and faith restores.

About the Program

The Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) program is an effective, evidence based treatment program to provide in-home treatment, support, and rehabilitative care to persons with serious mental illnesses.

ACT's wraparound services aim to reduce the number of people who are in and out of hospitals for treatment or who are incarcerated or in residential care facilities. This is done mobilizing mental health and treating people out in the community. ACT teams are made up of experts, such as psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, and employment specialists, who are on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Your Responsibilities

As a Substance Abuse Treatment Professional, your primary responsibilities include providing substance abuse assessment and counseling to ACT team clients. In addition, you will

  • Coordinate and provide follow-up contacts with clients and referrals as needed
  • Complete individual case notes within 48 hours of each contact into clients EHR
  • Assist with developing and maintaining working relationships with other mental health practitioners, law enforcement officers, school personnel and other interested parties
  • Participate in case consultation
  • Take program call for after-hours client communications as needed

What you need

  • Certified Alcohol/Substance Abuse Counselor or credentialed counselor pursuant to 641
  • At least 3 years of experience working with persons with substance use disorders

What Makes You Stand Out

  • Understanding of psychological and social work interventions
  • Eligible agency driver preferred

Additional Information

The information contained herein is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities and qualifications required of individuals performing the job. The qualifications detailed in this job posting are not considered the minimum requirements necessary to perform the job, but rather as guidelines. A complete list of job duties may be requested at any time during the job application process.

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Job Details

Req Num --
ID 728550
Positions 1
Full or Part Time
Pay $15.35-$18.40
Health Care
Human and Social Services

Preferred Candidates

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