Chemical Dependency Counselor | Geisinger


Waverly, Pennsylvania, Job Summary Functions as primary care manager at all levels of counseling careas needed, providing chemical dependency services to patients and their families in accordance with established policies and professional standards.

Job Duties Responsible for carrying out all relevant charting requirements.

Facilitating group therapy, individual and family therapy.

Presents educational lectures to patients and family members.

Coordinates case management responsibilities with outside agencies and coordinate discharge planning.

Observes all applicable facility policies and procedures.

Coordinates treatment planning process through the multidisciplinary team.

Participates in department quality improvement activities.

Work is typically performed in a clinical environment.

Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures.

The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive.

They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.

Additional competencies and skills outlined in any department-specific orientation will be considered essential to the performance of the job related to that position.

Education Bachelor’s Degree-Social Sciences (Required), Master’s Degree-Social Sciences (Preferred) Experience Minimum of 1 year-Clinical (Required) We are an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer Women and Minorities are Encouraged to Apply.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability or their protected veteran status.


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