Website Seven County Services

Seven Counties Services is a Community Mental Health Center.

Job Description
PURPOSE

 

Under general supervision, assesses client needs for program admission, develops treatment planning, and provides counseling and educational presentations to chemically dependent individuals and their families in a safe, structured environment.

 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

 

Provides individual and group counseling to help clients identify and resolve personal chemical dependency issues. Utilizes assessment and diagnostic tools and forms to gather information pertaining to client history to assist in developing accurate assessments and treatment planning. Maintains accurate documentation of individual and group counseling sessions and activities adhering to established regulations and licensure standards. Provides information to clients on chemical dependency and related issues through educational sessions which may include presentations, films, chalk talks, etc. Consults with client referral sources on issues related to client treatment and therapy progress. Provides a variety of indirect client services including writing correspondence on behalf of clients, submitting court reports and making court appearances, charting medical records, conducting case reviews and treatment planning, making telephone contacts, and monitoring client fees. Performs multiple organizational responsibilities including attending and participating in supervisory and staff meetings, performing assigned committee functions, facilitating non-clinical collaboration with other departments, etc.

 

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities performed by incumbents of this job.  Incumbents may be requested to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description.
EDUCATION

Bachelor’s degreeIn-patient only: TCADC within 90 days of hire
Outpatient: TCADC  is required prior to hire.
EXPERIENCE

Six to twelve months field related experience.
Ability to effectively interact with a wide variety of clients and professionals from diverse social and economic backgrounds.
Knowledge of established governmental regulations and applicable licensure standards.
Knowledge of chemical dependency issues.
Good interpersonal and communication skills.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS

Position has no unusual physical demands.
May involve occasional exposure to threat of bodily harm from clients or their families.
Employment may require performing tasks on an unplanned or occasional basis that involve exposure to blood, body fluids or tissue.
Within the bounds of their respective job descriptions, all staff are expected to exercise principle-centered leadership, focused on customer service responsiveness, with a continuous quality improvement orientation.  Additionally, all staff are expected to develop a working knowledge of and follow all policies and procedures related to safety management and other Joint Commission standards.

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