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The Counselor is accountable for providing patients and their families with the accurate diagnosis, appropriate assessment, counseling, and assistance; maintaining good relationships with patients, patients’ families, medical staff, and other personnel within the medical complex and with outside organizations with whom the counselor is in contact; maintaining confidentiality of patient information; establishing an effective working relationship with other treatment team members; accurate documentation in the progress notes and treatment plan. Two years experience as a counselor in either inpatient or outpatient addiction treatment programs. Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, addiction studies, or other related field required. Master’s degree in social work, psychology, or other related field preferred.
Experience with DSM 5 diagnostic criteria is preferred. Licensure as an LADC or equivalent licensure required. Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.Show more