Do you have a desire to serve those in need?
Volunteers of America Ohio & Indiana is seeking a Treatment Counselor for our Evansville Fresh Start Recovery Center.
Fresh Start Recovery Centers offer a new treatment option that works for pregnant women and mothers with children. The Fresh Start Recovery Center focuses on helping mothers recover from opioid and other drug addictions and have healthy children. Be a part of this unique program that allows mothers and children to remain together during treatment.
The Fresh Start Recovery Centers are one of the programs that Volunteers of America Ohio & Indiana offers to address community needs. We are committed to reaching and uplifting all people. We serve people in need and create opportunities for them to rebuild their lives to reach their full potential. Volunteers of America is a church without walls dedicated to serving and uplifting all people.
The Treatment Counselor is responsible for providing individual substance abuse treatment plans to assigned clients in accordance with VOA, DMHA, The Department of Child Services, Medicaid, CARF, and grant providers’ standards. This position provides individual and group substance abuse, mental health treatment, and parenting support to clients. The Treatment Counselor assists in coordinating referrals to link clients with needed services, resources, and supports in the community.
We offer a generous benefits package including paid time off, medical, dental, vision and a 403b with company match. Our work touches the mind, body, heart – and ultimately the spirit – of those we serve, integrating our deep compassion with highly effective programs and services.
Applicants must have a Master’s degree in Psychology, Sociology, or related field, two years of experience working therapeutically with populations whose difficulties border on the child welfare system, and the ability to conduct individual and group counseling, complete assessments, develop resources, and maintain client records is essential. Licensure or plan to obtain licensure required: LMFT, LCSW, or LMHC.