Job Title: Advanced Counselor

Company: HealthAlliance Hospital

City/State: Kingston, NY

Category: Allied Health Prof/Technical

Department: Methadone

Union: No

Position: Full Time

Hours: 630-230

Shift: Day

Req #: 31994

Hiring Range: $35.98-$45.23/Hr

Job Details:

Advanced Counselors will perform the responsibilities listed in the job description. They will provide counseling services to the individuals served. Advanced counselors may provide administrative and clinical supervision to those assigned to their supervision and general oversight of the program when working. Advanced Counselors achieve that status by meeting the criteria set by N.Y.S. OASAS.


  • Substance Use Disorder (SUD) and Co-Occurring Disorders (COD) screening and assessments
  • SUD Diagnostic Impression
  • Treatment planning
  • Intake and orientation of new patients
  • Facilitator of group and individual meetings
  • Reporting and documentation in patients file
  • Coordination of patients care
  • Psycho-Education to patient
  • Determines Level of Care (LOC) based on LOCADTR (Level of Care for Alcohol and Drug Treatment Referral)
  • Case Management
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Administrative Supervision
  • Clinical Supervision


Bachelor’s Degree (except in cases of Grandfathering)


Demonstrates evidence of working at least 3-5 years in a chemical dependency setting


CASAC or other QHP. 30-Hour of OASAS approved Clinical Supervision Foundations I & II training


De-escalation training, Supporting Recovery with Medications Treatment (MAT) course, preferred or to be completed within one year of employment

About Us:

HealthAlliance Hospital


We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package which includes:
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Saving Account
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement