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Corizon Health Substance Abuse Counselor in Wartburg, Tennessee

About Corizon Health

Correctional healthcare is not just a job. It’s a calling.

By choosing a career with Corizon Health you are choosing the opportunity to truly make a difference in the health, well-being and future of the patients you serve. We take pride in being a pioneer provider of correctional healthcare. If you are interested in helping us continue our legacy of innovation and clinical expertise, we encourage you to connect with us today.


Below is a list of your responsibilities as a Substance Abuse Counselor with Corizon Health:

  • Provide direct clinical services to the inmates of the Substance Abuse Treatment program as a "Primary Counselor."

  • As the "Primary Counselor," you will be responsible for completing initial assessments, group and individual counseling and discharge summaries in a timely manner.

  • Conduct psycho-educational modules for all program participants.

  • Evaluate inmates referred for substance abuse treatment services to determine the appropriate level of treatment and if applicable the necessary agency to provide required services.

  • Document inmate evaluation or program participation in accordance with program procedures.

Corizon Benefits

Corizon Health offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, a generous PTO plan, 401k with matching funds, tuition assistance, continuing education reimbursement, and more!

Experience & Requirements

  • State certification as a substance abuse counselor.

  • Experience providing services within a correctional setting is preferred.

A background check, security clearance and drug screening are required for this role.

Corizon Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. In compliance with federal and state employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, gender, national origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, disability, Vietnam era veteran, or disabled Veteran status. EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans.

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ID 2020-7647

Job Locations US-TN-Wartburg

Category Behavioral/Mental Health

Position Type Regular Full-time

Shift / Schedule Weekday Day

Location ID 06503