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Please Note: CADTP provides the following employment opportunity notices solely as a service to the AOD counseling field and is not responsible for the hiring process or results thereof.

Substance Abuse Counselor

Organization: Center Point, Inc

Posted On: August 2019

Pay / Hours: Full TIme

Location: Avenal, CA

Job Description:

Center Point Inc. is in the process of recruiting staff for Men’s In-Prison Rehabilitation Program operating within the Avenal area, we are currently recruiting experienced and qualified staff for a variety of positions.

Working under the direction and supervision of the Program Director we are seeking applications for the following positions:

Certified AoD Counselors

All members of the treatment team need to have experience with Substance Use Disorder Treatment (SUDT), delivered using evidence-based approaches. The treatment program is designed with a focus on Substance Abuse Treatment, Anger Management, Criminal Thinking and family reunification. All members of the treatment team will be involved in caseload management, with most staff also being involved in group interventions and/or education.

Qualifications:

  • Ability to obtain CDCR clearance.
  • One year experience providing SUDT services to offender population preferred.
  • Certified AoD Counselors: (High school diploma or equivalent, plus Certified as an AoD Counselor (recognized by DHCS) minimum of one year experience in providing Substance Abuse Services.
  • Highly Desirable: 
    • Experience in working in an in-custody treatment setting
    • Experience with a male criminal justice population
    • Experience in implementing evidence-based practices
    • Experience in working with co-occurring conditions

Certifications / Requirements:

  • To be considered for a Drug and Alcohol Counselor Position you must be certified by or at least register with one of the following entities (being register for school only does not count):
    • Addiction Counselor Certification Board of California
    • Affiliated with California Association for Alcohol/Drug Educators (CAADE)
    • Accredited Program – Certified Addiction Treatment Counselor
    • California Association of DUI Treatment Programs (CADTP)
    • Accredited Program – Certified Alcohol & Other Drug Counselor

Application / Contact Information:

Company Contact: Dorian Stocking
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