Primary Counselor – Traditions Women’s Recovery Center


  • Licensure as LPC, LMSW, LMFT or Associate Licensure OR CACI or CACII is required.
  • A Master’s degree from an accredited college or university, with the major course work in addiction studies, psychology, social work, or related human service or behavioral or social services field
  • Additionally, two years of counseling experience with substance dependent clients is preferred.
  • Background check required.
  • Drug free workplace.


  • The Primary Counselor is required to work 40 hrs a week Monday-Friday.
  • Work with an assigned case load of up to 8 clients
  • Prepare treatment plans and work with clients towards achieving treatment goals
  • Take clients through the assignments of phase 1 of treatment including a life story and first-step inventory
  • Prepare and present phase 1 reviews showing clients’ progress
  • Facilitate daily primary group with assigned case load
  • Lead groups throughout the week including assignment groups, group therapy, and psycho-educational groups
  • Work with individual clients as assigned upon their transition into the second phase of treatment
  • Participate in weekly staff meetings
  • Complete all required documentation for groups and sessions
  • Serves as a member of an interdisciplinary team

Knowledge of

  • Group facilitation and group dynamics
  • Individual counseling techniques and competencies
  • The disease model of addiction and working with substance dependent clients
  • 12-step recovery and recovery based principles
  • Documentation and treatment planning

Interested applicants should submit your resume to