Choose a career that matters with UnityPoint Health Des Moines! UnityPoint Health - Des Moines is a family of four hospitals including Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Blank Children's Hospital and Methodist West Hospital. Our team members are the compassionate core of who we are and how we serve our patients and visitors every day.
Responsible for direct patient care focusing primarily on families. Will facilitate family sessions and lead education groups. Will assess family situations and make treatment recommendations. Will document patient/family progress related to treatment plans.
Bachelor's degree in human services or equivalent experience required. Must be certified by IBSAC or become certified within one year of employment. Specialized training in chemical dependency counseling preferred. Must maintain up-to-date knowledge of appropriate medical/psychiatric terminology and counseling practices. Must be certified or able to be certified to Iowa Board of Substance Abuse within one year of employment. Prefer two years of experience in the chemical dependency or behavioral health field.