The Colorado Department of Corrections has an opening for a CDOC HP II Substance Abuse Counselor (open ONLY to CO state residents)
Current vacancies are in Limon & Sterling. Sterling positions accept out of state applicants, please refer to instructions* in job announcement. Applications are being accepted to establish an eligibility list for current and future vacancies throughout the state.
The Substance Abuse Counselor will provide standardized offender assessments, group therapy, participate in treatment planning for individual offenders, and support the therapeutic communities throughout the CDOC. Provide intensive outpatient treatment and relapse prevention, assist in the coordination of self-help support groups, and provide transitional assistance for offenders leaving the CDOC. Certified Addiction Counselors, level II or III, deliver Drug and Alcohol treatment to offender population in accordance with ADAD guidelines. Maintain individual treatment files and document treatment activities, and collaborate with clinical services team, to include Mental Health and Sex Offender treatment teams.
For more information and how to apply visit: http://coloradoc2.prod.acquia-sites.com/dhr/open-competitive-job-opportunities