Phoenix House Social Worker or Mental Health Counselor in Brentwood, New York

At Phoenix House, change is something we embrace every day as

part of our values to deliver exceptional care. Phoenix House provides

individualized, holistic drug and alcohol addiction treatment, with a legacy

spanning nearly 50 years. We are passionate about healing individuals, families

and communities challenged by substance use disorders and related mental health

conditions. Phoenix House supports the mission through a holistic approach that

focuses on the distinct mental, physical, and social needs of every person;

innovation of best-in-class and evidence-based prevention, treatment, and

recovery programs; and, the promotion of greater understanding of addiction.

Our devoted staff are committed to treating the whole person—and come from all

fields.

We operate personalized, strength-based,

gender-responsive programs while living the values and being accountable for

our commitments. Being introspective and becoming part of the solution is

integral to every interaction and person we touch. As ‘One Phoenix House’ we

believe in having fun along the way – embracing ‘progress not perfection’ as

our journey continues.

We are looking for a Social Worker or Mental Health Counselor to

provide group and individual counseling services for clients with mental health

and substance related issues.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • To facilitate groups on a daily basis while maintaining

a small caseload of individual clients and documenting in electronic

health records in a timely fashion.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Group work and individual counseling services for clients with mental health and substance use challenges.

  • Organized, experienced with electronic health records.

  • Able to document clinical notes in a timely fashion.

  • Comfortable in group-work settings, creative and energetic.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS:

  • Licensed Clinician with an understanding of group practices, individual treatment, and use of electronic health record.

EDUCATION:

  • CASAC

  • Licensed Mental Social Worker, or Licensed Clinical Social Worker, preferred or Mental Health Counselor

Phoenix House conducts,

background checks, fingerprints, drug testing, TB testing, verification of

employment history and/or reference checks prior to employment.

Phoenix House is an Equal Opportunity Employer providing equality

of opportunity to all who are protected against discrimination by law,

regulation or executive order, including veterans and individuals with

disabilities.

EEO is the Law: Applicants and employees are

protected under Federal law from discrimination. Click

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf to learn more.

EOE Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled