Counselors are responsible for assessing participants needs and strengths in recovery in an incarcerated jail setting. Counselors assist participants in navigating systems of care while providing a supportive treatment environment. Counselors will provide counseling in an individual (iWeb visit) and group settings, delivering curriculum in accordance with program specific requirements.
Individual Treatment Responsibilities: Facilitates individual counseling treatment sessions with each caseload participants. Evaluate their progress and provide learning experiences opportunities and offer support in their meeting their treatment goals. Counselors will proactively link participants to both internal and external resources based on their treatment needs and follow up on progress/status.
Treatment Setting Responsibilities: Works directly with the participants to develop and implement a treatment case plan. In cases of unforeseen situations arise, case conference with treatment team as needed.
Administration and Compliance: Counselor will maintain accurate records on all participants and daily attendance records. Counselor is responsible for making sure that participants files are in compliance, will adhere to the following paperwork requirements, individual weekly notes (group), iWeb visit notes daily and daily group notes completed on time, initial treatment plan done within 30 calendar days and updated every 30 calendar days.