The Substance Abuse Counselor is responsible for evaluation of clients. Works with other interdisciplinary team members for treatment planning and implementation. Provides crisis intervention, consultation and training to staff. Creates and conducts programs to prevent and/or treat substance abuse and addictions as well as individual and family counseling. This position will work out of our Treatment Centers in Ypsilanti and Farmington Hills, Michigan and the surrounding areas.
Master’s Degree or higher in Psychology, Counseling or Social Work
Limited license or full license to practice Mental Health in the state of Michigan
Certified Advanced Addictions Counselor or Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
Ability and willingness to learn new skills
Ability and willingness to set priorities
Ability to work as an interdisciplinary team and serve as a team member
Ability to lift, maneuver and carry up to 30lbs.
Acceptable driving record
Acceptable under the State of Michigan's Good Moral
Previous experience working with the Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) population preferred
Previous experience in a rehabilitation setting preferred
Rainbow Rehabilitation Centers, Inc. and its affiliates (Rainbow) have successfully been treating individuals with brain and spinal cord injuries for 30 years. With more than 35 residential locations, five treatment centers, a NeuroRehab Campus and two vocational centers, Rainbow offers services that span nearly every aspect of brain and spinal cord injury recovery and rehabilitation. Our residential settings include adult homes, child and adolescent homes, town houses and semi-independent living apartments, home- and community-based rehabilitation and outpatient services. Rainbow employees share a commitment to make a major difference in the quality of life for our clients.
Rainbow's ability to inspire our clients to realize their greatest potential is dependent upon our employees. For this reason, we strive to attract and retain the best talent, support our employees, and create an environment that enables them to provide the highest level of care and customer service. Rainbow sets the standard of excellence in the health care industry with employees who are dedicated to providing truly great care.
EEO/Drug Free Employer.