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Posted: Thursday, November 2, 2017 2:14 PM


Substance Abuse Counselor (Clinician)

Job Category: Social Worker
Organization: Growth Works, Inc.
City Position is located: Canton, MI
Position Description (include how to apply):

Growth Works, Inc. is a long-standing organization, providing services to individuals and families throughout Western Wayne County since 1971.  Growth Works is currently seeking to add a Substance Abuse Counselor (Clinician) to our Community Intervention and Treatment (CITx) team. The CITx Clinician will provide clinical care to SUD clients (adult and/or adolescent) in the form of group and individual treatment, utilizing Growth Works’ treatment and recovery approaches.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate group, family and/or individual sessions for SUD clients, ensuring quality clinical care Documentation of the clinical record and treatment planning
  • Conduct intake/assessment sessions
  • Attend regular staff meetings

Key Requirements:

  • Masters (MSW) level-related field (Social Work, Counseling, Addictions Studies or other applicable area) strongly preferred.  Bachelor’s Degree may be considered, with combined education and relevant previous experience.
  • 1 to 2 years of relevant experience preferred in clinical services with similar experience.
  • Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor, Certified Advanced Alcohol & Drug Counselor (CAADC) certification or ability to obtain development plan with MCBAP.
  • State of Michigan licensure.
  • Knowledge and experience with the disease concept of chemical dependency and recovery required.
  • Knowledge of trauma, brain development and co-occurring disorders preferred.

Work Details:

This position is a full-time salaried position working Monday through Friday. Some evening hours are required. Please submit a resume and salary requirements via email to Lameese Lirato, QuadWest Associates at 

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