Behavioral Health Counselor

Salary: Negotiable

Job Description: Child and Family Empowerment Center is seeking a compassionate and dedicated Substance Abuse Counselor to help provide direction and support for our patients. Substance Abuse Counselors are responsible for developing treatment and recovery plans, and identifying behaviors that impede rehabilitation, facilitating individual and group therapy sessions.

To ensure success, Substance Abuse Counselors should be familiar with the latest treatment methods, and collaborate with other mental health care specialists. Top-notch candidates have excellent clinical knowledge and demonstrable counseling experience.

Location: Saint Louis, MO

Website: http://www.cafestl.org

Requirements:  Managing all aspects of a case from date of entry to date of discharge.
Evaluating patients' physical and mental behaviors.
Certified Drug Abuse Counselor, LSW, LPC, Licensed Mental Health Counselor (LMHC), or similar.
Master's Degree in Counseling preferred.
Previous experience with the treatment of substance abuse disorders.
Experience with co-occurring health and mental health problems.
Application of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services’ (SAMHSA) best practice indicators.
In-depth knowledge of drug and alcohol testing to monitor treatment plans and medical instructions.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Exceptional interpersonal skills and a compassionate nature.

To Apply: Please Submit a resume and cover letter to: 314 802-5480 mhourd.tcu@gmail.com