Certified Clinical Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs Social Worker~(C-CATODSW)
Advocacy / Non-Profit
JOB SUMMARY: This position is responsible for the coordination and delivery of addiction treatment services designed to meet the recovery and wellness needs of clients within the Project Free/ALAD addiction treatment programs. Depending on program objectives, these services may include resource development, assessments and counseling provided individually or in a group setting and may include the consumer’s family members.
Conduct initial and ongoing assessments involving the collection, analysis, and recording of significant bio-psychosocial information.
Provide individual, family and group addiction treatment counseling to consumers as needed.
Provides information sessions for individuals and groups to reduce resistance to addiction treatment and enhance engagement
Collects specimens for substance abuse analysis
Maintains regular therapeutic contact with clients, including the provision of on-site services and support
Treatment plans for clients on medication prescribed by program staff will be done in consultation with the prescriber.
Enters reports and assessments into information technology system as indicated by the Program Director
Maintains accurate and up-to-date case records in accordance with agency standards, accreditation and funding source requirements
Coordinates treatment with relevant staff both inside and outside the agency
Communicates observations and information about consumers to the program supervisor, RN and treatment team
Advocates for consumers and makes indicated referrals
Clinicians will be required to meet benchmarked productivity levels.
All schedules, statistical reports/logs, and clinical reports are to be submitted within proscribed timelines.
Documentation should be completed in Anasazi within 24 hours of service delivery.
Participate in the Quality Improvement process and specific quality initiatives for the program.
Utilize supervision and training as opportunities for enhancing professional competence.
Performs all duties in a professional and ethical manner consistent with agency, licensing, COA, and
Other related duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES: Bilingual English/Spanish is strongly preferred. Computer literate
SUPERVISORY REQUIREMENTS: no
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Some college with courses in mental health/addictions field. Two years treatment experience in mental health and addictions fields with adults, children and families is preferred. Prior counseling experience required.
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton, is the 15th largest Catholic Charities agency in the U.S. and 10th largest nonprofit within the state of New Jersey with an annual operating revenue of more than $40 million. Annually, a staff of 600 provides more than 100,000 people in Burlington, Mercer, Monmouth and Ocean counties with support related to housing, food, mental health, specialized children’...s services, addiction treatment and domestic violence services. A private nonprofit recognized by the Chronicle of Philanthropy as one of the most fiscally efficient in the country, the organization uses less than 10 percent of our revenue for administrative costs. Catholic Charities is a faith-inspired organization and Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a diverse and inclusive environment for staff as well as for people seeking assistance.
Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton, is a great place to work! We are mission driven, family friendly, and passionate about service to our communities. We offer a wide variety of exciting career opportunities in the following areas: Direct Care, Clinical, Fundraising & Development, Human Resources, I.T., Finance, Communications & Marketing, Nursing, Residential Care, and Government Relations. When you join us, you can expect a true focus on work-life balance, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefit programs, and an environment that promotes inclusion. To learn more about the agency, please visit our website at : www.catholiccharitiestrenton.org.