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SUBSTANCE ABUSE COUNSELOR

Company name
GEO Corrections & Detentions (A GEO Company)

Location
Clayton, NM

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Summary
Assists in developing, organizing, and conducting programs to provide education for conditions and problems relating to drug and alcohol abuse. Conducts or assists in conducting individual and/or group counseling sessions and programs.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides relevant Substance Abuse information for class curriculum.
  • Facilitates and co-facilitates didactic educational presentations, group counseling, and individual counseling sessions.
  • Selects and recommends new instructional materials and programs for use in the substance abuse program.
  • Maintains knowledge of new developments in the field of substance abuse.
  • Maintains a collegian relationship with other substance abuse professionals, programs, and associations.
  • Completes required testing, assessment, and psychosocial history on incoming residents as required.
  • Participates in related training for substance abuse.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


Minimum Requirements

  • Associate's degree in a Behavioral Science field such as Psychology, Sociology, or Human Relations.
  • Eligibility to be licensed as a Licensed Substance Abuse Associate (LSAA) or Licensed Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselor (LADAC).
  • Previous experience working within a correctional setting is desirable.
  • Working knowledge of the Twelve Step Program of Alcoholics Anonymous and narcotics Anonymous.
  • Ability to interact in a professional manner in both individual and group counseling settings.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work with a team of professionals and have the ability to implement team strategy approaches to work assignments.
  • Ability to work with computers and the necessary software typically used by the department.

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GEO Corrections & Detentions (A GEO Company)

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