Counseling Advisor

Position Title Counseling Advisor
Reports To Program Manager
FLSA Status Exempt
Summary This individual will counsel clients through treatment plans.



Other duties may be assigned. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform these duties.

  • Provide crisis intervention using therapeutic techniques.
  • Develop treatment plans. Work one-on-one to evaluate circumstances and facilitate direct linkages to community resources.
  • Complete individualized treatment plans and daily progress notes.
  • Provide evidence-based individual and group counseling while implementing conflict resolutions and self-care strategies.
  • Coordinate and supervise care of clients.
  • Assist with researching, planning, and implementing new program initiatives.
  • Suggest policy and program changes to increase the effectiveness of the unit, meet goals, and/or better serve the needs of the community.
  • Maintain records in accordance with agency, government, other funding sources, accreditation, and/or licensing requirements.
  • Communicate with external referral resources and outreach services.



To perform the job successfully, applicants should demonstrate the following skills:

  • Strong coordination, organizational and leadership skills.
  • Strong computer skills; Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel, and Keyboarding.
  • Ability to remain calm in crisis, hostile, or disaster situations.
  • Able to work well independently and in group settings.


Education and Experience Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from a four-year college or university in behavior sciences or social service subject area.


One to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Certificates/Licenses Project Management Certificate preferred.


Must have at least one of the certificates listed below:

  • LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor)
  • MSW (Master of Social Work)
  • LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker)


If interested, please fill out the application form on our Careers page.

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