Substance Abuse Counselor

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  • Cleveland, OH, USA
  • 2022-07-21

This is an opportunity to join a fast-growing and dynamic organization. Expectations for quality of work and methodologies used will be consistent with current standards of evidence-based treatment and with the Coleman Institute’s mission statement, goals, and objectives. The ideal candidate will be provide individual counseling, group counseling, and case management services to patients undergoing a unique withdrawal management process and then beginning their recovery.


  • Completes biopsychosocial assessment of patient to determine appropriate services following withdrawal management (e.g. IOP or residential)
  • In cooperation with the patient, develops, reviews and facilitates the initial treatment plan
  • Develops aftercare plans
  • Coordinates recovery support services for patients within their community
  • Provides individual and group counseling services
  • Works with families and significant others in patient’s recovery process whenever possible
  • Tracks aftercare progress
  • Other related duties as assigned


  • LISW, LPCC, LISW-S or LICDC required
  • Masters Degree
  • Previous experience working with chemically dependent individuals a plus. Must demonstrate a positive, non-judgmental, and accepting attitude toward our patient population
  • Understanding of an EMR system (electronic medical records)
  • Satisfactory criminal background check and drug screen

COVID-19 considerations:

Everyone will be asked to be in compliance with the most recent COVID guidelines from CDC, State, County and City.


  • Competitive salary
  • Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision and 401(K)
  • Generous paid time off accrual
  • Excellent growth and development opportunities
  • Satisfying and rewarding work helping the underserved