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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.

Addiction Treatment Counselor - Contra Costa County

Organization: Center Point, Inc

Posted On: August 2019

Pay / Hours: Full Time, $21.00 to $24.00 /hour

Location: Richmond, CA

Job Description:

Non-profit social service agency in Contra Costa County (Richmond and Concord Areas) seeks certified and experienced substance abuse counselors to conduct screening and assessments; provide individual and group counseling; develop treatment plans; create and maintain client charts in compliance with regulatory agencies and funder; facilitate relapse prevention; and provide case management in out-patient settings. It is mandatory that counselors are certified by a State of California Accredited Institution. There are openings for day, evening, and nighttime shifts. Prior experience working with clients in a substance abuse treatment program is required. Positions are currently available in Contra Costa County. The requirements for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

Demonstrated experience providing substance abuse treatment services with criminal justice populations (state parole and probation) is required; Experience with evidence-based substance abuse treatment models and an understanding of treatment modalities is expected; Knowledge of community resources and services is preferred; Must be able to pass and maintain a criminal justice security clearance; Must possess a valid driver's license and have a clean driving record.

Experience: Addiction Counseling: 2 years (Preferred)

License: Counseling Certification (Required)

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Other types of insurance


  • Substance Abuse counselor certification or clinical license from a State of California Accredited Institution; CCAPP, CADTP, CAADE, BBS (LMFT, CCSW, etc.)

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:
    • California Consortium of Addiction Programs and Professionals (CCAAP) Accredited Program– Certified Addiction Treatment Counselor California Association of DUI Treatment Programs (CADTP) Accredited Program – Certified Alcohol & Other Drug Counselor California Association for Drug/Alcohol Educators (CAADE) Accredited Program – Alcohol and Drug Studies

Application / Contact Information:

Company Contact: Dorian Stocking
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