22 hours

Behavioral Health Counselor

Nova Behavioral Health, Inc.
Dayton, OH 45410

Behavioral Health Counselor


Job Description


At Nova our mission is "To Provide Individuals and Families Opportunity for Positive Change." We accomplish this mission by our vision, "To provide specialized, evidenced-based treatment, which is continuously responsive to the needs of the clients and their families."


Nova Behavioral Health, Inc. is accepting resumes for a dual licensed (Mental health and AoD Licensed ) Behavioral Health Counselor.


The Behavioral Health Counselor (BHC) will:


  • To assist in client treatment planning and case management by encouraging clients to express their feelings and discuss what is happening in their lives, and help them develop insight into themselves and their relationships.

  • To work in tandem with the residential staff including Behavioral Health Technicians, Nursing, Medical Director and in the Intake Department to ensure that the client is receiving top notch residential treatment and recovery planning.

  • To insure compliance with program policies/procedures and goals by clients enrolled in Nova programs while maintaining the confidentiality of records relating to clients treatment.

  • To assist in providing evidence-based treatment to clients--may include individual and group counseling, urine monitoring, report writing, and record keeping.

  • Provide standard services to outpatient clients and/or direct services to clients as assigned guiding clients in the development of skills and strategies for dealing with their problems.

  • To consult with the Director of Clinical Services regarding case conferences and outreach activities.

  • To attend/participate in professional staff meetings, arrange case/family conferences, and other meetings. to provide case therapy services to clients and prospective clients.

  • To perform administrative functions as deemed necessary by the Director of Clinical Services.

  • To manage case load and billed services to meet the expectations of productivity for this position.

  • To maintain records of treatment and services provided and report client information for billing and audit purposes.

  • Other duties as assigned by Director of AoD Residential Services.

Minimum Education/Qualifications:


  • Bachelors or Masters Degree in an appropriate field

  • LSW, LPC, LISW, LPCC licensure.

  • 1-3 relevant years of experience in treatment of alcohol/drug addiction and mental health

At Nova we value Respect, Integrity, Diversity, Excellence, Compassion and Teamwork.

Equal Opportunity Employer/AA Service Provider


Posted: 2019-09-18 Expires: 2019-10-18

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