OhioMeansJobs|Cleveland-Cuyahoga County is currently sourcing Spanish IOP (Intensive Outpatient Program) Counselor local treatment center.
Provides treatment planning, intensive and long-term individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, psycho education, case management, advocacy, family therapy, drug screening and follow-up to a diverse population of chemically dependent individuals dealing with emotional and mental disorders.
Duties and Responsibilities
-Screening/assessing clients, reviewing records, and conferring with other professionals.
-Counseling clients’ in group or individual therapy sessions relating to chemical dependency/abuse to develop/restore healthy level of biopsychosocial functioning.
-Counseling and helping family members to enhance skills for managing, supporting, and understanding chemical dependency pertaining to the individual client and family systems.
- Develops and documents client’s individualized treatment plan; monitoring, evaluating, and recording client progress with that of treatment goals and modifying based on client status.
-Collaborating with staff and external providers to coordinate and plan treatment from pre-treatment through discharge planning; referring to external providers when medically necessary.
-Referring prospective clients, clients or families to community resources available for treatment or housing to further sobriety.
-Recommends treatment plans for clients to program manager and criminal justice officials.
-Identifies opportunities for program improvement and QI monitors.
-Participates in continuing education to continually improve skills and abilities and stay abreast of current technologies/practices.
-Ensures compliance with legal issues including but not limited to client confidentiality and risk management; ensures compliance with federal, state, and local regulations.
-Exhibits a high degree of professionalism when interacting with clients, families, and other personnel.
-Adjusts to fluctuating peaks in client flow, acuity, and other operational demands while maintaining quality.
-Performs other duties as assigned by manager and / or Director.
-Must speak/write Bilingual Spanish and English
-Must possess state licensure or certification
-Must be willing to learn and ask questions, accept feedback and be accountable
-Excellent written and oral communication skills
-Ability to manage priorities and workflow;
-Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm;
-Strong interpersonal skills;
-Able to work collaboratively with internal staff as well as multiple external agencies.
-Knowledge of principles, procedures, regulations, ethical guidelines, and methods for treatment of the Substance Use Disorder population according to accrediting/licensing bodies.
Education and Qualifications
- Bachelor’s degree or Master’s degree in Arts or Science, Social Work, Sociology, or any related field from an accredited institution.
- Course certification in alcohol and drug counseling from a certified college.
- OMJCC 8363-9097
- Recruiter Hotline 216-777-8255