Addictions Counselor- Integrated Treatment Specialist (ITS)

Salary: $18 -$25 per hour

Job Description: This team member works with the Integrated Dual Disorder Treatment (IDDT) team and is responsible for providing substance abuse counseling, interventions and education to clients with severe and persistent mental illness as well as co-occurring substance use disorders. The Integrated Treatment Specialist (ITS) will be responsible for assessing each client’s stage of change, using motivational interviewing, and stage wise interventions to assist client in living successfully and to their satisfaction in the community. The ITS will also be responsible for facilitating weekly therapeutic and psychoeducational groups for clients enrolled in the IDDT program. The ITS will not only work closely with consumers but will also work to involve natural supports in the client’s treatment. This team member will work with the Team Leader to monitor and promote IDDT fidelity and outcomes. The hours of employment may vary depending on the needs of the clients, including possible evenings and weekends. This position requires transporting clients in personal automobile and assisting clients in a variety of community settings and neighborhoods. Involves 24 hour on call crisis intervention activities on a rotating basis.

Location: Saint Louis, Missouri

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Requirements:  Experience counseling individuals with substance use disorders. QMHP, Licensed, or eligible substance use treatment credential.

To Apply: Please Submit a resume and cover letter to: Quincey McCoy quinceymccoy@adapt.us