Phoenix House Counselor Assistant in Dublin, New Hampshire
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.
Observe and evaluate clients, relating all pertinent information to the Counselor for clinical application
Assists Counselors in assuring accurate record-keeping of vital information such as telephone logs, scheduled house activity, house security checks, night coverage reports, visitors log, client appointments and vehicle schedules.
Coordinates/facilitates daily activities; oversees and supervises resident job functions as well as morning meetings, groups, seminars, house meetings and other activities as directed, ensuring efficient day-to day operation of the program. Also administers behaviorally appropriate sanctions (i.e., learning experiences and contracts).
Bachelor’s Degree in psychology or related field.
Must be at least a Certified Recovery Support Worker or working towards this certification
Working knowledge of residential treatment communities and, where required, penal institutions, preferably with sufficient training and experience to have demonstrated competence in the field of drug treatment.
Ability to perform under clinical and administrative pressures.
Experience of clinical assessment/intervention to help assess and evaluate all resident behavioral patterns, progress, attitudes, job performance and transfers. Must be comfortable with one-to-one counseling, group process and other therapeutic concepts. Must be capable of using solid judgment in establishing appropriate treatment plans for clinical intervention.
Must be cognizant of Phoenix House policies and able to follow appropriately and consistently when applicable to include DOCS protocols and procedures.
Proficiency in Welligent for tasks assigned.
Days TBD,includes day and evening shifts
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.
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EOE Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled