Rehabilitation Counselor - Supported Living

Location
Montgomery County, Maryland
Posted
Aug 07, 2017
Closes
Sep 11, 2017
Hours
Full Time

Cornerstone Montgomery is an independent, nonsectarian, nonprofit 501(c) e organization that has the capacity to serve more than 2,200 adults and transition age youth. Cornerstone Montgomery specializes in the provision of comprehensive, community-and evidence-based, mental health and co-occurring mental health and substance use disorder treatments and interventions.

Position Summary: Our Supported Living Program provides the same comprehensive and individualized supports as our Residential Rehabilitation Program, and can be provided in the client's own home or elsewhere within the community. Programs are developed according to client needs and choices. The Supported Living staff offer counseling, helping clients develop and accomplish Individualized Rehabilitation Goals, as well as assist them in dealing with the pressures and challenges of daily life such as, menu planning, shopping, cleaning, budgeting and participating in leisure and therapeutic activities. Counselors must also provide counseling, behavior management and crisis intervention as well as monitor medication to insure compliance with medical instruction. 

All applicants need to have a Bachelor's Degree in a related field such as: Psychology, Sociology, Rehabilitation Counseling or Social Work and you need to have full access to a vehicle, as you will need to use your own vehicle for work (mileage is reimbursed). Cornerstone Montgomery offers a competitive benefits, training and vacation package.

For more information about Cornerstone and the services we provide, please visit our website at: cornerstonemontgomery.org.

Cornerstone Montgomery is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Pre-employment background checks are required for all employment positions.