Substance Abuse Counselor

Organization Name

Families In Need of Services


Tucker, GA

Opening Date

February 1, 2022

Closing Date

February 28, 2022



Families in Need of Services is seeking a Substance Abuse Counselor who will provide counseling services assessments to clients with specialization in the field of addiction and its effects on the individual, families, and the community.

  • Evaluating patients' physical and mental behaviors.
  • Developing appropriate treatment and recovery plans.
  • Monitoring patients over time to access treatment progress.
  • Identifying behaviors that interfere with treatment and recovery.
  • Assisting primary caregivers to manage addiction-related behavior.

  • Master’s Degree in related field with advanced licensure of LCSW, LMSW, LPC, LPCA. LMFT & LMFTA , and credentialed as MAC, CAADC, CADC-1 & CADC-11.
  • Knowledgeable in and experience with The American Society of Addiction Medicine (Certified in ASAM Level 0.5, I, and or II) criteria for treatment required.
  • Must have one year of experience working with individuals, families and groups.

Job Type: Contract
Pay: $22.50 - $43.50 per hour
Flexible schedule
What we can offer
  • Strong rates of reimbursement to maximize your income. No caps on compensation. vProfessional Development / CEUs- Earn free CEU’s on a variety of mental health topics through in-service, remote, and self-directed learning.

Other/Requirements/ License:
  • Valid Driver's License (Required)
  • Must pass background checks
  • Must pass drug screen