Behavioral Health Counselor
WestCare Foundation - Christiansted, VI
- Bachelor's Degree
- Data Entry
- Addiction Counseling
- Computer Literacy
- Driver's License
Functions as primary therapist for clients with substance abuse or co-occurring disorders .Conducts comprehensive biopsychosocial and other assessments; Provide substance abuse/mental health treatment services; Develops and implements comprehensive individualized treatment plans and treatment plan updates; implement MET and Seeking Safety intervention; Delivers group, individual and family counseling services that including HIV/AIDS risk-reduction activities; Delivers client didactic education, and community education; Conducts home visits.
Bachelor’s degree, (Masters preferred) in field of mental health counseling, social work, psychology, or related human services field with at least two years work experience working with substance abuse patients. Multilingual in English and Spanish, preferred. Certification in substance abuse counseling preferred. Knowledge and experience with Microsoft Office; Strong computer literacy including data entry and spreadsheet management; Valid Driver License.