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LCSW/LMSW and/or CASAC

The Guidance Center of Westchester

Description

PROGRAM: Methadone Program

HOURS: Monday- Friday 5:45 a.m.- 1:45 p.m.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The Guidance Center of Westchester is seeking an experienced LCSW/LMSW and/or a CASAC to join our multidisciplinary team in the provision of treatment services to adults in our Methadone program in New Rochelle. This position is responsible for individual, family and group therapy. Individual and group clinical supervision will be provided.

REQUIREMENTS:

Must have be a New York State Licensed Social Worker (LMSW/LCSW) and/or New York State Certified Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC)

At least 1-3 years’ experience completing assessments, providing group, and individual therapy in an outpatient clinic setting, specifically in a methadone clinic a plus.

Familiarity with OASAS 822 documentation requirements, including intake and diagnosis assessment (DSM), medical necessity, golden thread, treatment planning and clinical interventions from the start of the treatment though termination.

Familiarity working with alcoholism, other addictions, complex trauma and psychosocial stressors of poverty, abuse, abandonment, grief/loss, foster care, low/no literacy and criminal justice involvement.
Experience working with DSS, CPS, TASC and Probation.

Ability to utilize electronic medical record while documenting collaboratively a plus.

Salary

Competitive

Contact

Christa Latteri
Email:clatteri@theguidancecenter.org
Fax: 914-237-7256

Posted on 07/27/17; CVMHA ID #11276