Under the direction of the Program Manager, Treatment Counselors work with youth referred to the agency from a variety of sources. They develop and monitor treatment plans for clients, provide individual, group and family counseling, and conduct home or school visits, as needed.
Bachelor's degree and experience in a counseling setting working with adolescents is required;
Masters degree prefered;
Clinical licensure or certification (LPC, LSW or CADC) and training in substance abuse is preferred.
If a candidate has two or more years experience in a substance abuse field, he/she must have clinical licensure.
Must have ability to work with diverse groups of people.
A valid driver’s license and ownership of or ready access to an insured vehicle, as well as a clear driving record, is required.
Youth Outreach Services promotes the strengths and abilities of youth and families by providing community-based services that empower and enrich each to face life’s challenges with confidence, competence and dignity.