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Counselor II 

About the Organization Tarzana Treatment Centers, Inc.(TTC) is a full-service behavioral healthcare organization that provides high quality, cost-effective substance use and mental health treatment to adults and youth. TTC operates a psychiatric hospital engaged in detox and stabilization (this is not a locked facility), residential and outpatient alcohol and drug treatment centers, adolescent drug treatment centers, and family medical clinics. All patients served are voluntary. All facilities are licensed and certified by the State of California and the County of Los Angeles. We are accredited by The Joint Commission. Since 1972, we have provided a comprehensive continuum of healthcare services:

Patients receive a comprehensive assessment followed by a customized intensive treatment plan that centers on crisis stabilization, alcohol or drug detox, short-term therapeutic interventions, specific recovery goals and discharge planning for the next level of care. Family Medical Care is integrated into this spectrum of services.

Our mission is to provide high quality, integrated healthcare for substance use disorders, mental illness, and other chronic physical health disorders that improves the quality of life and health of patients. Competitive wages and benefits. Salary is negotiable and commensurate with position responsibilities, education and experience.

EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

Full time Substance Use Disorder Counselor position in opioid addiction counseling services to patients receiving medicated assisted treatment (MAT) with detoxification or maintanance programs. Coordinate care of assigned patients from intake and admissions through treatment episode. Present patient status and concerns with treatment team accordingly. Conduct comprehensive patient assessments and the development and implementation of patient treatment plans according to State regulatory requirements. Provide clinical services, patient care, and education about MAT.

1. Complete intake and assessments of patients,

2. Coordinate and schedule weekly individual sessions.

3. Provides crisis intervention on an as need basis.

4. Attends weekly Clinical staffing, and supervision.

5. Attends in-service training and educational workshops.

6. Cooperates and communicates fully with team of doctors, nurses, and clinical staff members regarding patient behavior, progress, activities, etc.

7.Conducts self in a professional manner in areas of dress, language, attitude, and behavior.

8. Exhibits full knowledge and support of the philosophy and objectives of the Agency.

9. Fully understands and maintains policies regarding professional ethics, including appropriate boundaries and patient confidentiality.

10. Other duties as assigned by Director, supervisor, and/or Administration.

Job Specific Requirements  
Position Requirements

- Completion of an academic addictions studies program.

- Registration or Certification with one of the approved state-wide certification entities.

- Three (3) years experience in a behavioral healthcare setting.

- One (1) year continuous sobriety, if in recovery.

Location Tarzana Central  
Employment Status Full-time 

Shift Days  
Number of Openings 10  
Travel Requirements  
Req Number COU-19-00040  
Category Counseling  

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