- Provides substance use assessments of un'inas to determine appropriate treatment level.
- Develops, or participates in the development, of goals, objectives, and interventions for un'inas treatment plans.
- Conducts period reviews of levels of care for un'inas and determines need for transition/discharge readiness.
- Provides individual and group counseling to assigned clients/family members.
- Facilitate groups regarding substance use, addiction, and recovery.
- Substitutes for other Chemical Dependency Counselors as needed.
- Participates in Dena'ina Wellness Center (DWC) staff/clinical meetings.
- Actively participate in weekly clinical and individual supervision meeting with the Chemical Dependency Supervisor and other Chemical Dependency Counselor(s), including peer consultation and peer record review.
- Maintain awareness of community resources available to clients and families.
- Coordinates and actively participates meetings that support the integrated health care model to provide comprehensive care for un'inas.
- Maintain client records in accordance with Tribal and Medicaid standards
- Follow all grant requirements, including AKAIMS and reporting grant requirements to the Chemical Dependency Supervisor and Behavioral Health Director.
- Timely submission of client billing information.
- Kenaitze Indian Tribe licensed and certified personnel will be held accountable for providing services in accordance with relevant external or internal requirements and education, such as, legislation governing practice; licensure, registration, and certification requirements; professional degrees; professional training to maintain established competency levels; on-the-job training requirements of the program; and professional standards of practice.
- Other duties as assigned.
Sedentary work – Exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally, and/or a negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects, including the human body. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. Jobs are sedentary if walking and standing are required only occasionally, and all other sedentary criteria are met.
Stand or Sit (Stationary position)
Use hands/fingers to handle or feel (Operate, Activate, Use, Prepare, Inspect, Place, Detect, Position)
Talk/hear (Communicate, Detect, Converse with, Discern, Convey, Express oneself, Exchange information)
See (Detect, Determine, Perceive, Identify, Recognize, Judge, Observe, Inspect, Estimate, Assess)
Taste/Smell (Detect, Distinguish, Determine)
Hazards and Atmospheric Conditions
Category II – Normal routine involves no exposure to blood, body fluid or tissue, but exposure or potential for exposure may occur
Equipment and Tools
Equipment used for job: Computer, copier, fax, scanner, and other office equipment
Comments: Travel may be required for transporting clients and to/from training