Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor (LCDC)
Recovery Monitoring Solutions is a leading provider of treatment and offender monitoring services, with corporate offices in Dallas, TX.
Conducts or assists in conducting individual and group counseling sessions and instructional programs.
o Assist the Court Liaison with presentations to judges, attorneys, court personnel, probation staff, clients, and the public that feature services offered by the company.
o Develop and maintain working relationship with judges, attorneys, court personnel, and probation staff to ensure acceptance and use of company services.
o Create, implement and disseminate the company’s menu of services.
o Implement procedures and systems in support of program goals, objectives and mission.
o Provide training and support to program staff for maximum operationalization of the treatment model.
o Facilitate a collaborative effort among members of a multidisciplinary team.
o Assist in establishment of clinically excellent treatment approaches and effective assessment of client outcomes.
o Identify and direct the implementation of quality improvement activities to assure compliance with Texas Department of State Health Services standards.
o Provide leadership and improved direct service to clients through promotion of team building, performance motivation and high morale.
o Interview prospective participants to determine appropriateness for the treatment program.
o Ensure proper client program placement, monitoring, and provision of requested information.
o Conduct assessments and formulate diagnoses defined by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM).
o Apply the concepts of the 12-Step recovery model, motivational interviewing, illness management and recovery, evidence based practices, and strength based case management philosophies and strategies to criminal justice clients.
o Maintain accurate, complete, and timely documentation of client assessments with procedures, forms, and reporting systems provided by the referring authority.
o Organize and distribute reports of client progress/conduct and other requested information to court and probation staff.
o Respect and honor client rights and responsibilities while honoring professional boundaries and ethics.
o Assist in managing crisis situations by following emergency protocols/procedures and coordinating with the treatment team to apply interventions that support a trauma informed environment for clients and staff.
o Prepare the program in advance for compliance reviews from all licensing and regulatory authorities.
o Promote safety measures for protection of clients, staff and property.
o Adhere to mandatory client exploitation reporting laws, HIPAA requirements, and other applicable state and federal regulations.
o Provide court testimony.
o Adhere to recovery principles.
o Impart knowledge of risk management, evidence based practices and systems of client care.
o Other duties as assigned.
o Licensed by the Texas Department of State Health Services (TDSHS) as a LCDC.
o Three years providing substance abuse treatment services.
o Intermediate computer skills.
o Clear criminal background