Are you looking for engaging work and the opportunity to make a difference?

 

The ALPHA Behavioral Health Center, with locations in the counties of Kershaw, Lee, and Chesterfield in South Carolina, seeks to provide quality services to individuals and their families to reduce problems associated with alcohol, tobacco and other drugs of abuse, behavioral health needs, and co-occurring disorders, in an accessible outpatient setting. We strive to:

  • Provide the best services available for each person and their families in need of prevention, intervention, treatment and recovery-support for alcohol and/or other drugs of abuse, behavioral health needs and/or co-occurring disorders.

  • Incorporate each person’s abilities, strengths, needs and preferences in all levels of care and services.

  • To facilitate healthy lifestyle changes in individuals and their families.

  • Utilize Best Practices to meet the needs of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs of abuse, behavioral health needs and co-occurring disorders.

     

    Come join our team and help make a difference in someone’s life!

 

Clinical Treatment Director/Supervisor

This position provides clinical guidance, support and development to the licensed and unlicensed clinicians and case management staff. This role is designed for an experienced clinician who is looking to utilize their experience to train and develop other counselors. This position is based in our office in Camden, SC.

  • Responsible and accountable for setting and reviewing productivity expectations for all assigned staff

  • Conducts delivery of direct individual, group, and family therapy in addition to clinical assessments in an amount set by the Deputy Director

  • Assists the Executive Director in developing realistic and measurable clinical and operational objectives for the agency

  • Forms a highly effective clinical team to accomplish the agency’s short and long term goals.

  • Interfaces with related community agencies, attends meetings as scheduled and/or needed

  • Assigns and reviews progress of assignments, and developing higher levels of expertise in staff members by encouraging further education, participation in seminars and providing learning opportunities within the program

  • Implements evidence-based practices as applicable and monitors treatment outcomes, identifies staff training needs, ensures development and implementation of programs that address needs and participates in delivering training sessions to meet the needs of staff related to clinical/program needs.

  • Guides staff in the development of their work plans, their assigned duties, responsibilities, and scope of authority; consults with staff on problems relative to clients. Attends, participates, leads and/or facilitates routinely scheduled meetings as requested or required for the Agency.

  • Maintains a (modest) caseload, depending on need.

  • Monitors and measures client progress against treatment plans and stated goals as it applies to clinical documentation.

  • Ensures client documentation is accurate and submitted within the established time frame. May participate in business development and decision-making. May be assigned to special projects such as coordinating/conducting group therapy, community outreach, or parent education.

  

EDUCATION**

Master’s degree in human services or related field and must have an active license as a LISW-CP, LPC, or LMFT in South Carolina.

EXPERIENCE**

Minimum 3 years of clinical experience working with individuals with a history of behavioral health and/or substance use disorders. Minimum 1 year experience in a clinical supervisory role including oversight and administration of departmental budgets.

LOAN REPAYMENT**

This position + your qualifications and licensure may qualify you for the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program. If accepted to the program, you can receive up to $75,000 towards repayment of qualified student loans with a 3 year commitment to the field.

Posted: 2/8/2022

ADSAP/Clinical Counselor (Camden Office)

The SC Alcohol and Drug Safety Action Program (ADSAP) is a mandatory statewide education and treatment program designed to lower risk for individuals who are convicted of Driving Under the Influence (DUI) and individuals whose licenses are suspended through the state’s Administrative License Revocation.  The ADSAP/Clinical Specialist will orient referred individuals to the program and conduct an assessment to determine the focus of services and the level of care to best meet the individual’s needs.  You will maintain a caseload and provide a full array of direct clinical services to clients referred, utilizing a variety of therapeutic and best practice approaches, following all center, agency, and state guidelines for quality assurance.

Duties (include but are not limited to):

 

  • Obtain Prime for Life (PRI) certification and assist in instructing PRI groups

  • Conduct client intake, orientation, assessments, drug testing, and facilitate psycho-educational groups.

  • Provide for referrals to appropriate levels of treatment.

  • Maintain electronic health records in accordance with Agency and DAODAS policies.

  • Participate in a monthly clinical supervision, and document all supervision activities.

  • Proudly represent the agency as program liaison with other health and human services personnel as required for continuity of services.

  • Collaborate with co-workers in assuring safety of all clients.

  • Grow your knowledge of and skills with best practices for clients.

Education/Licensure Requirements:

The successful candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, behavioral science, or a related field from an accredited institution of higher learning. Two or more years of professional experience in criminal justice program delivery is preferred.

Skills/Qualifications: Psychosocial Therapy, Persistence, Substance Abuse Counseling, Health Promotion and Maintenance, Resolving Conflict, People Skills, Emotional Control, Professionalism, and Flexibility.

Email your resume and cover letter to mpennebaker@alphacentersc.com.  

No phone calls, please.

Licensed Clinical Counselor/Therapist

 

Hiring Clinical Counselors for our Camden office

  • Requires a master’s degree from an accredited institution of higher learning in behavioral science, human services, or a related field

  • Two or more years of experience working with community-based or rehabilitative programs and a strong case management background is a plus

  • Qualifications include a Master’s degree in counseling or related field plus LPC, LMSW, LISW, or LMFT license.

  • Licensure as an Addiction Counselor by SC LLR preferred.

  • In lieu of the Addiction Counselor license, SCAADAC Certification within 3 years of employment is required.

  • Must be available to work 8:30 – 5:00 weekdays, with some flexibility in scheduling.

Email your resume and cover letter to mpennebaker@alphacentersc.com.  

No phone calls, please.

Posted 11/20/2021

 

For more details and to apply please call 803.432.6902