CD Therapy Aide

  • Crouse Hospital
  • 736 Irving Ave. Syracuse New York 13210 United States
  • Posted: Mar 13, 2019
Full-time Allied Health

Job Description

The Chemical Dependency Therapy Aide is a responsible paraprofessional who works under the supervision of the Chemical Dependency Clinical Supervisor to provide patient group management and to assist counselors and therapists in designated activities; assist patients in completing therapeutic assignments; provide unit observation, and serve as a part of the treatment team. The age group typically served by the worker is adult. Job Requirements: Minimum Education: (required) High school diploma or equivalency, plus partial completion of requirements for admission to NYS CASAC certification examination, by either of the following means: two years of CASAC acceptable work experience; or one hundred (100) hours of CASAC acceptable alcohol and substance abuse specific training. A valid New York State driver's license is required.