Organization: Homeward Pikes Peak
Category: Behavioral Health Professional
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Date Job Posted: January 24, 2023
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A PLACE TO RECOVER
2010 E. Bijou Street, Colorado Springs, CO. 80909 Office: 719-473-5557 Fax: 719-473-6442
Substance Abuse Treatment Counselor
About Homeward Pikes Peak
The mission of HPP is to work with individuals and families in our community to achieve their full potential through supportive housing and recovery services to rebuild dignity & self-sufficiency and permanently exit homelessness. Our efforts focus on overcoming the barriers to developing and maintaining stable housing and sober living. To do this, we adhere to commonly held social work values of service, social justice, dignity and worth of the person, importance of human relationships, integrity, and competence. We believe that these values infuse the work of HPP and are a guidepost to which our staff and partners should aspire.
This position is responsible for providing substance abuse disorder counseling inside of a new program for pregnant and parenting women (PPW) delivering ASAM 3.5 and 3.1 level of care. The new program is a “clinically managed high intensity and low intensity residential program. This will be a dynamic position on a small team and will require the Counselor to manage both individual counseling and treatment groups. Maintain an active caseload of 4-6 clients depending on frequency of client treatment plan and size of groups. The position reports to the Program Director and a Medical Director. This clinician will work within a Special Connections program framework that is a gender responsive program maximizing the chance of a healthy birth to provide postpartum services to maintain gains made during pregnancy. Special Connections providers offer pregnancy risk assessments, care coordination services, group counseling sessions, individual counseling sessions, health education groups, and residential substance use disorder treatment in a women-only setting.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Service Coordination & Administration
In addition, this job requires service coordination that includes, but is not limited to, the following:
HOMEWARD PIKES PEAK TEAM RESPONSIBILITIES
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES
Salary range: $75-80,000 depending on experience and qualifications. (Signing bonus and retention bonus of $1,000 each available for this position). The position includes medical insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, short-term disability insurance, EAP Program, Basic Term Life Insurance, Paid Vacation Time, Paid Sick Time.
Please send a resume and cover letter to Beth Roalstad, Executive Director firstname.lastname@example.org