Outpatient Counselor

April 5, 2019
Agency : 
Prelude Behavioral Services
Position Title: 
Outpatient Counselor
Job Description: 

Prelude Behavioral Services is committed to providing comprehensive substance abuse and behavioral health treatment services to Iowans. We are currently seeking a full-time Counselor in Iowa City to work in our outpatient treatment program. As a Counselor at Prelude, you will be part of an organization with a strong sense of purpose and part of a team that strives to create a positive experience for our patients.

The Counselor: Treats patients through individual, group and/or family counseling sessions and development of case plans. Provides continuity of treatment to patients returning to the community from institutions. Completes appropriate evaluations on patients discharged from treatment. Performs periodic review of goals and objectives and prepares written summary of patient progress. Coordinates patient and outreach activities within agency and regulatory guidelines. Maintains patient records per agency standards and completes all required forms as specified by agency policy. Complete online and paper form data reporting requirements in an accurate and timely manner.

A bachelor’s degree in human services, psychology, social work, or a related field and a CADC or IADC is required. Candidates with a LISW, LMHC, LMFT in the state of Iowa are preferred. One year of experience, preferably in the substance abuse field is desired. Candidates must have excellent verbal and written communications skills, organizational skills and attention to detail.

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