Drug and Alcohol Counselor - Halfway Home of the Lehigh Valley

The Halfway Home of the Lehigh Valley has an immediate opening for a full time residential drug and alcohol treatment counselor to join our multidisciplinary team.  Applicant must meet DOH DDAP Licensing Standards for the position of counselor, CADC and experience with co-occurring populations preferred.  Knowledge of approaches to trauma informed care and Veteran needs helpful. 

Schedule consists of three days 8-4pm, two days 1-9pm and one Sunday every 5 weeks 8-4pm. Responsibility for 8-10 clients including individual counseling, care authorization and case management duties, as well as facilitating 3-4 groups per week.

Educational requirement: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in a clinical mental health discipline such as Clinical Psychology, Counseling, Clinical Social Work, etc.

Job requirements:

  • Tolerate stressful situations.
  • Ability to adjust to increased workload.
  • Able to work independently as well as ability to work well with team.
  • Effective communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Provide clinical consultation to referral resources, legal entities, and others to help support clients in their recovery.
  • Facilitation of process and psychoeducational group counseling sessions on a weekly basis as assigned by the Clinical Supervisor.
  • Networking with various client systems including families, court members, probation officers, and social service representatives.

 Competitive salary / benefits include family medical.  EOE

 Interested candidates please send resume to:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.