Analytical Substance Abuse Counselor I offers 1 year working with individuals struggling with addiction. Passionate about continuing education through seminars, training programs and research. Has completed all course work for CAC II as well as 2000 hours of the 3000 required for CAC II certification. In addition to being a Registered Psychotherapist.
Soothing Winds Counseling LLC.Grand Junction, ColoradoCertified Addictions Counselor IFacilitated weekly discussion groups for adults and adolescence about DUI Education. Interviewed and assessed 10-25 new clients each week. Assessed and wrote treatment plans and weekly progress notes for each client assigned to caseload. Completed documentation for all clients attending group sessions. Led group therapy sessions consisting of to 3-6 youth or 3-8 adults focusing on DUI Education. Acted as a role model for clients by exhibiting positive behaviors. Referred clients to other mental health resources in the community for further services. Pursued ongoing education and training opportunities to further develop professional skills.