Substance Abuse Counselor II
Company: Management & Training Corporation
Location: San Marcos
Posted on: October 9, 2021
1. Assists in planning chemical dependency counseling programs;
and coordinates the delivery of counseling services to offenders
with histories of chemical use, abuse, or addiction.
2. Provides a comprehensive evaluation from a battery of valid
measurement tools to assess the recovery needs and the re-offense
risk of DWI offenders.
3. Participates in the Individual Treatment Plan based on the
severity and characteristics of the offender as determined by the
comprehensive assessment, review of collateral information, and the
4. Provides counseling and recovery skills training; participates
in offender orientation, educational and individual and process
counseling groups in compliance with program standards, guidelines,
policies, and procedures. 5. Maintains offender records and other
records regarding services provided to include statistical feedback
on evaluations; and compiles data and submits reports and related
documentation as appropriate.
6. At the conclusion of the program, an Individual Progress Summary
will be developed for each offender on caseload to reflect the
evaluation results together with comments about the offender's
level of participation and quality of completion in DWI
7. Submit copy of the Individual Progress Summary to the Parole
Division to be included in the Parole Case Summary.
8. Supervises the work of others; and assists in instructing others
in program methods, procedures, and functions.
9. Promote the development of positive social skills through
modeling appropriate behaviors and intervening when inappropriate
behaviors are observed; provide regular feedback to staff regarding
social skills procedures and intervention techniques.
10. Maintain accountability of staff, offenders and property;
adhere to safety practices.
It is expected that the incumbent shall perform other duties as
assigned within his/her capabilities as determined by
High school diploma or equivalent. Two (2) years full-time,
wage-earning experience in substance abuse treatment or substance
abuse education. Current licensure as a Licensed Chemical
Dependency Counselor (LCDC) by the Texas Department of State Health
Services (TDSHS) or current certification as a Certified Criminal
Justice Professional (CCJP) as approved by the Texas Certification
Board of Addition Professionals, or current qualifying credential
to conduct counseling in a treatment environment. Must hold a
current CPR certification and maintain a valid license for
Must pass a background check and a pre-employment drug test. Valid
driver's license in the state of Texas with an acceptable driving
record required, unless waived by management.
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