Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC) - Social Work
LocationNew York, New York
Shift:Day Flex (United States of America)
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At Gracie Square Hospital, now is an exciting time of growth and change, providing numerous opportunities to make a big impact on both our future and yours. As a member of the NewYork-Presbyterian Healthcare system, we have an unwavering commitment to excellence and are always looking for ways to improve. And it’s dedication like this that drives our success as New York City’s premier provider of inpatient behavioral health services.
Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC)
Join our interdisciplinary treatment team as the Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor (CASAC) and serve as a treatment care coordinator for our patients. The ideal candidate will display strong problem solving skills, the ability to work with diverse population, and strong documentation and organizational skills. The Substance Abuse Counselor is responsible for counseling and providing treatment to individuals with substance use, including use of tobacco, alcohol and other drugs. You will help patients with their addiction by educating them with the skills or the mechanics to remain abstinent, and facilitate group sessions for the unit’s as needed. The counselor is responsible for working with patient on discharge planning and referrals. You’ll work with the brightest minds in healthcare to make tomorrow better for countless human beings.
This is a full time position, Tuesday to Saturday, hours are 1pm-9pm.
- Bilingual (Spanish/English)
- Two (2) years of CASAC experience treating patients with history of alcohol and substance abuse
- Bachelors Degree
- CASAC (Credentialed Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Counselor) Certification
Join a hospital where employee engagement is at an all-time high. Here we foster a culture respect, diversity, and inclusion. Enjoy comprehensive and competitive benefits that support you and your family in every aspect of life. Start your life-changing journey today.
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