Beginning Step is a trusted provider of personalized care since 2006. As a CARF-accredited treatment center, we're dedicated to offering top-notch care for those facing substance use disorders. Our mission is simple: create a supportive environment for holistic person-centered care. Join our team if you want to make a real difference in people's lives.
What We Offer
We offer health insurance, dental coverage, disability plans, life insurance, retirement benefits, paid time off, and free clinical supervision for licensing.
Pay for this position is between $22 and $25 per hour depending on licensure, certification, and experience.
As a Clinical Counselor, you play a vital role in conducting assessments, group counseling, and managing one-on-one sessions. This is a great opportunity for both new and experienced professionals seeking growth.
Primary Tasks and Responsibilities
- Foster a welcoming and positive customer service culture for clients, staff, and stakeholders.
- Manage a balanced caseload, focusing on the developmental needs of early recovery clients.
- Provide compassionate counseling for individuals facing substance abuse and mental health challenges.
- Conduct assessments using ASAM criteria to determine appropriate levels of care.
- Deliver evidence-based therapeutic interventions such as Motivational Interviewing, DBT, and CBT.
- Facilitate both didactic and process groups for enhanced support.
- Create and implement client-centered treatment and aftercare plans.
- Collaborate with case managers and peer mentors for comprehensive client care.
- Participate in weekly clinical case conferences and supervision meetings.
Education and Experience
Candidates must possess a Master’s Degree in Social Work (MSW), relevant professional licensure (LLMSW/LMSW/LPC), and either a Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CAADC) certification from MCBAP or the ability to obtain a development plan.
We're an Equal Opportunity Employer, embracing diversity and inclusivity.