Delta T Group

Dhs, VA

Peer Support Counselor (Licensed)

Posted over 1 month ago

Job Description

Location: Alexandria, VA 22307
Date Posted: 04/30/2021
Category: Behavioral
Education: Associates

With over 30 years in business, the Delta-T Group has built a reputation for referring highly qualified professionals for rewarding short and long-term contract opportunities.

Our Client is seeking a motivated professional to work as a Peer Support Specialistl in Alexandria, Va

SUMMARY OF CLIENT'S DESCRIPTION OF THIS OPPORTUNITY
* Teach and support the acquisition and utilization of skills needed to facilitate individual
recovery.
* Facilitates development of Wellness Recovery Action Plans and other self-help recovery
tools and support networks.
* Helps clients understand how to utilize community resources in the recovery process.
* Facilitates a monthly family support group.
* Assists, when appropriate, family members and others to understand possible warning
signs and triggers, appropriate supportive responses, wellness measures, and the
overall recovery process.
* Models coping techniques and self-help strategies and reinforces the potential for
recovery.
* Facilitates peer support groups.

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION
* High school diploma or GED equivalent - higher degree preferred
*One year experience providing peer support services to clients with co-occurring disorders.
* Possession of a valid drivers license and good driving record.
* Experience as a current or former recipient of mental health services which may include co-occurring substance abuse treatment and a willingness to acknowledge this experience to consumers and others, as appropriate.
* Have personal experience and knowledge of recovery.


ADVANTAGES
* Establish a relationship with one of the nation's largest referral agencies for behavioral-health
* Increase or decrease your schedule at your discretion: choose opportunities that best fit your schedule.
* Compensation processed weekly
* Access to a broad array of client opportunities
* Ability to grow professionally.

COMPANY MISSION
Delta-T Group's mission is to provide cost-effective, reliable, and innovative referral solutions for the social-services, behavioral-health, allied-health and special-education fields, for the betterment of those needing care and support.

Title: Peer Support Counselor (Licensed)
Class: Behavioral Health
Work Type: INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR 1099
Ref. No.: 1223557-17
BC: #DTG113

Company: Delta-T Group Virginia, Inc.
Contract Contact: Contract Submit VA
Office Email: VAContracts@deltatg.com
Office Phone: 800-533-8180
Office Address: 1952 Gallows Road, Suite 100, Vienna, VA 22182

About Us: Each Delta-T Group office is separately incorporated. Delta-T Group is a referral service for self-employed independent contractors seeking behavioral healthcare education and social service supplemental marketplace opportunities. Delta-T cannot guarantee any number or duration of referrals or opportunities as a result of your registration. When and if opportunities become available, you may accept or decline such referrals at your sole discretion.

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