Recovery Counselor (Direct Patient Care)
Reports to: Milieu Coordinator
Locations: Jackson Recovery Centers- Adolescent Inpatient Substance Abuse
Inpatient Crisis Stabilization Unit- Mental Health, Children & Adolescent
Synergy Center- Male Inpatient Substance Abuse-Cherokee
Establish working relationships with patients and families, facilitate recovery groups and team building activities, provide direct supervision to all patients. Encourage patients to follow the unit schedule and actively participate in treatment. Document patients participation in treatment activities, monitor and document appropriate passing of medications. Transport patients as needed in company vehicles.
High School diploma or equivalent, 6-12 months human services experience.
Experience in the addiction field (preferred).
Valid Driver's License
Solid written and verbal communications skills.
Solid interpersonal skills.