Urban LADC Addiction Counselor I, II or III

Location
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Salary
$20.95, $23.30, $28.90
Posted
Jun 05, 2018

The White Earth Reservation Tribal Council is currently seeking a qualified candidate who will be responsible to develop, implement, provide, and monitor client treatment plans for alcohol, drugs, or other substances; provide individual and group interventions; direct care services; as well as provide continuing care services.

• Conducts comprehensive assessments on clients to determine appropriate needs.

• Coordinates treatment plan development to ensure identified issues are addressed in the written treatment plan.

• Coordinates on-going treatment planning and documents treatment progress of clients to ensure integrated treatment direction.

• Provides primary treatment and continuing care services to improve client’s wellbeing.

• Provides additional treatment services according to individual needs to ensure holistic, integrated treatment

• Maintains all forms of documentation, record keeping and reports to ensure records to meet provider and third party billing requirements.

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

• Knowledge of and ability to follow and apply the policies and procedures of the White Earth Substance Abuse Program and the White Earth Reservation Tribal Council.

• Knowledge of principles and methods for training, teaching and clinical supervision.

• Knowledge of chemical dependency, mental health, adolescent development and family relationships.

• Skilled in the operation of a personal computer, including related software such as Microsoft office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

• Knowledge of tribal and county health and social services programs.

• Knowledge of the federal laws including Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act (HIPAA), Government regulations, federal privacy act and agency rules.

• Skills with developing positive rapport with clients, peers, parents, families, and community members.

 

Qualifications include:

• Certified as Addiction Counselor, I, II, OR III, or a person licensed as an Alcohol and Drug Counselor under licensing standards approved by Tribal Council or its designee.

• UMICAD or LADC certification through State of Minnesota Boar of Behavioral Health and Therapy.

• Must be Free of chemical use problems for at least two (2) years preceding hire.

• Valid Driver’s license and insurance for travel between sites and other related businesses.

• Prefer experience with Native American communities/people