Licensed Professional Counselor

Denver, CO

Posted: 02/28/2023 Employment Type: Full-time Industry: Healthcare Job Number: 11786 Pay Rate: 58.49

Job Description

Licensed Professional Counselor

Location: Denver, CO
Shift: 7: 00 pm - 7: 30 am | includes a 30 min break and 3 rest breaks
Department: Detox

Our team within one of the largest healthcare institutions in the state of Colorado currently has a need for an experienced, dedicated & passionate Licensed Professional Counselor to join our team of Health Professionals to improve the overall well-being of our patients within the Detox center.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for initiating client evaluations, diagnosing or treating eating disorders and other mental health issues, diagnosing or treating substance abuse issues, advise and counsel clients on a range of problems they may be facing. Interview clients, assess situations, and recommend treatment plans, help others set realistic goals for recovery programs and gauge their progress on the road to successful reintegration into their families, schools, and communities. Maintain client confidentiality at all times by keeping client records confidential at all times in accordance with HIPAA regulations. Take a collection of data to understand a client's mental state. This position requires a professional with a commitment to helping patients and an understanding of how addiction affects the entire family.

The Licensed Professional Counselor will perform counseling, care plan development, case management, and referral work for alcohol/drug abuse clients receiving treatment
- Facilitate group education
- Provides addiction education to assist patients to gain a better understanding and acceptance of the addictive disease process
- May act as clinical lead for CAC I, II and III clinicians

Required Certifications:
- Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science BA/BS required
- At least 2 years of Certified Addiction Specialist (CAS) experience required
- LPC or Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor (LPCC) preferred
- CO DORA license required if MSW/LCSW (Master's in Social Work or Licensed Clinical Social worker)

Payrate: $58.49 - $63.02/hr *Depending on Experience

Job Type: Full-time

• Dental insurance
• Flexible spending account
• Health insurance
• Health savings account
• Life insurance
• Referral program
• Vision insurance

Medical specialties:
• Addiction Medicine
• Psychiatry
• 12 hour shift
• Monday to Friday
• Overnight shift

Ability to commute/relocate:
• Denver, CO: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

• Certified Addiction Specialist: 2 years (Required)

• Licensed Professional Counselor LPC (Preferred)
• Bachelors of Arts BA or Bachelors of Science BS (Required)
• DORA if MSW or LCSW (Preferred)

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Leah Davis

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