Phoenix House Counselor- Master's Level- Per Diem in Brandon, Florida

At Phoenix House, change is something we embrace every day as part of our values to deliver exceptional care. Phoenix House provides individualized, holistic drug and alcohol addiction treatment, with a legacy spanning nearly 50 years. We are passionate about healing individuals, families and communities challenged by substance use disorders and related mental health conditions. Phoenix House supports the mission through a holistic approach that focuses on the distinct mental, physical, and social needs of every person; innovation of best-in-class and evidence-based prevention, treatment, and recovery programs; and, the promotion of greater understanding of addiction. Our devoted staff are committed to treating the whole person—and come from all fields.

We operate personalized, strength-based, gender-responsive programs while living the values and being accountable for our commitments. Being introspective and becoming part of the solution is integral to every interaction and person we touch. As ‘One Phoenix House’ we believe in having fun along the way – embracing ‘progress not perfection’ as our journey continues.

We are seeking a Counselor to be responsible for managing a caseload of clients delivering individual and group sessions and managing the day to day operations.

REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION/CREDENTIALS:

•Master's degree in in Social Work, Mental Health Counseling, or Family Therapy

EXPERIENCE:

•Minimum two (2) years' related experience

•Previous experience in a Therapeutic Community (TC) setting preferred

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES

•Knowledge of emotional and physical needs of substance abusers

•Ability to work with diverse criminal justice and non-offender populations

•Establish appropriate boundaries and professional relationships with all clients in treatment, including former clients served

•Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal relationship skills

TO APPLY:

Please send your resume to Recruitment@phoenixhouse.org with “Counselor- Master’s Level- Per Diem” in the subject line.