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BriteLife Recovery CADC Certified Therapist- Substance Abuse Treatment Center in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

Substance Abuse Therapist/Counselor BriteLife is a comprehensive substance abuse treatment facility similarly designed to existing high-end facilities yet is affordable enough for Middle America. The protocol is a unique opportunity for recovery and lifestyle change with a proven mind, body, and spirit approach, with experiential and customized to each patient’s needs. We will provide all this without the pitfalls of metropolitan areas and ease of access to narcotics or any mind-altering substances. This is the first site to offer a co-morbidity approach, blended with both proven 12 step and non 12 step intense therapy protocols to treatment. Utilizing the medical model and focusing on a truly medical/therapeutic approach to treating addiction and alcoholism. BriteLife will be the leader in the industry and will set a new standard for treatment and medical protocols at a higher level of client care than previously approached. Substance abuse counseling is a comprehensive mental health field charged with helping individuals recover from drug or alcohol addiction.

Job Description: A substance abuse counselor seeks to address related issues in social, emotional, occupational, and mental health functioning.

Substance abuse counselors are responsible for:

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate clients' mental and physical health, addiction, or problem behavior and assess their readiness for treatment

  • Help clients develop treatment goals and plans

  • Review and recommend treatment options with clients and their families

  • Help clients develop skills and behaviors necessary to recover from their addiction or modify their behavior

  • Work with clients to identify behaviors or situations that interfere with their recovery

  • Teach families about addiction or behavior disorders and help them develop strategies to cope with those problems

  • Refer clients to other resources and services, such as job placement services and support groups

  • Conduct outreach programs to help people identify the signs of addiction and other destructive behavior, as well as steps to take to avoid such behavio

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