Counselor/Case Manager (Per Diem)

As a part of a multidisciplinary clinical team, Counselor/Case Manager provides weekly counseling/case management services to residents in substance use recovery at the Granada House in Allston.

 

Essential Functions

  • Complete residentprogress notes and treatment plans.
  • Maintain records and logs by following clinical documentation time-lines and requirements.
  • Share information with other staff about assigned residents’ progress.
  • Run groups and provide individual counseling with clients in regard to specific substance use and related mental health issues.
  • Provide integrated strengths based therapeutic and case management sessions to men and women.
  • Facilitate and co-facilitate psychotherapy groups per week
  • Coordinate with collateral contacts, state agencies, school, DCF, probation, medical providers and families.
  • Participate in weekly staff meeting and clinical supervision.
  • Responsible for direct care coverage during the shift
  • Provide on-call crisis intervention on a rotating basis.
  • Other duties as assigned by your supervisors

 

Qualifications/ Experience

 

BA in related field preferred or a minimum high school diploma and a two years’ experience in substance abuse treatment. LADC II preferred. MS Outlook and Word proficiency.

Other preferred qualifications:

  • Harm reduction philosophy of care
  • Evidenced based treatments of substance use disorders including CBT, DBT motivational interviewing and Expressive Art’s Therapy.
  • Trauma informed residential care.
  • Skills – Good written and verbal skills, computer skills, record keeping, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to follow and enforce the policies and procedures of the program.
  • Be able to work independently and be responsible.
  • Able to accept supervision and be part of a team.
  • Ability to respond physically to the needs of the clients or other programs issues on all floors of the facility.

License/Certification – CADAC/LADC or equivalent preferred, or actively pursuing certification.

 

Please contact vijay@granadahouse.org with your resume and letter of interest.