Coordinates recovery services and continuing care activities. Provides direct services to successfully discharged clients of both CHS’ residential and outpatient programs. Provides both individual and group services to post treatment clients. Assists clients in managing their health and strengthening support strategies by providing internal and community resources to support ongoing stabilization. Monitors clients and reassess if further treatment services are necessary. Provides relapse prevention counseling. Responsible for the individualized initial treatment plan and revised treatment plans within the Recovery Services episode. Conducts weekly continuing care groups at Genesis House, Elm House and Outpatient Treatment Centers in Monterey and Salinas. Provides recovery monitoring and coaching in person, via telehealth and telephone and in the community. Provides linkages and referrals to child care, parent education, family-marriage education and therapeutic support services as needed. Provides referrals and linkages to housing assistance, transportation, case management and individual service coordination. Document all services in the Avatar Electronic Medical Record and other duties as assigned
The Recovery Services Coordinator position requires mastery of clinical counseling skills. This key position must be able to assess the therapeutic needs of the clients, possess excellent motivational enhancement skills and have a thorough knowledge of the recovery process, relapse prevention strategies and community resources. Candidates for this position must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Counseling, Psychology or Social Work, two years related work experience. Candidates must have 2 years of Counselor II experience or the equivalent. The equivalent combination of education, related experience and/or personal recovery may be substituted for the above. Certified addictions counselor or intern (acceptable to State requirements). Candidates must be able to clearly document the services provided in the Avatar Electronic Medical Record. Experience with ASAM assessment criteria and Avatar highly desirable.
Starting pay $3,675 – $4,052 per month D.O.E. Additional 5% if Bilingual (E/S). Generous benefits package including dental and vision coverage. AA/EOE.