Residential Counselor



Organization Description:
Southeastern New Hampshire Services is a Non-profit organization dedicated to the treatment of those suffering from alcohol and substance use disorders.

Dover, NH
Full Time

Job Description:
The Turning Point Counselor is responsible for: providing counseling to clients and coordination with the case managers. This Clinician is directly supervised by the Assistant Clinical Director and/or the Residential Manager, and will assist in the day-to-day operations and management of the Turning Point Program.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Assist in developing and supervising provisions of all clinical records and programs offered in the residential program. 
  • Provide one-on-one counseling with clients using Evidence Based Practices. 
  • Facilitate/lead therapeutic group sessions. 
  • Ability to create curriculum for use in group sessions. 
  • Collaborate with other agencies to ensure access to resources for clients. 
  • Assist in the training of TP staff to develop and build effective programs. 
  • Be a steward for and assist in the training of new employees in the Staff Code of Ethics and confidentiality policies. 
  • Retain working relationships with organizations, service providers, and other agencies. 
  • Schedules and leads case conferences as needed/required. Promotes and maintains an atmosphere which encourages and facilitates a client review process to ensure coordinated, comprehensive, and individualized provision of client services. 
  • Maintain a high level of professional and ethical standards. 
  • Maintain compliance with federal, state, and local regulations. 
  • Reports to Assistant Clinical Director and/or Residential Manager with program development and proposed operational changes as required. 
  • Complete all necessary clinical documentation for all Residents, including but not limited to group therapy session notes; individual counseling session notes; weekly case reviews; monthly treatment reports; treatment plans and treatment plan reviews; WITS documentation and correspondence; US Probation documentation for Federal Clients when applicable; ASI and SUD assessments; Discharge summaries and miscellaneous notes as needed. 
  • Any other duties as assigned.

Qualifications and Requirements:
NH LADC, MLADC, LCMHC, or working towards.

Instructions to apply:
Please submit your resume to [email protected]