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Poughkeepsie, New York

Counselor/Supportive Housing Program

Full Time 40 hours/week Counselor Addiction Services

Duties:

 Counseling, case management, and advocacy for a case load of individuals and families participating in the supportive housing program. Serve as part of an interdisciplinary team. Participation in on-call rotation for after-hours emergency service provision. Assists in overall management of all programming and operations.

Qualifications:

  • A valid NYS driver’s license and satisfactory driving record.
  • CASAC-T, CASAC, or minimum of a BSW in the Human Services field of study and obtain professional license within 3 years in one of the following professions:
    1. Occupational Therapist
    2. Social Worker (LMSW)
    3. Mental Health Counselor (LMHC)
    4. Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT)
    5. Creative Arts Therapist (LCAT)
  • Rehabilitation Counselor certified by the Commission of Rehabilitation Counselor Certification
  • Therapeutic Recreation Therapist certified by the National Council on Therapeutic Recreation or the American Therapeutic Recreation Association