FMRS HEALTH SYSTEMS, INC.
COMPREHENSIVE COMMUNITY BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CENTER
Outpatient Substance Use Disorders Program
This opportunity is a uniquely rewarding, challenging position for individuals interested in working in a professional team environment, providing behavioral health and substance use disorder services. Position involves providing assessment services and therapy (group and individual) to consumers in an outpatient setting, including those receiving medication assisted treatment. Substance use disorder experience is preferred however recent/new graduates will be considered.
Master's Degree in a Social Service-Related Field
Licensed, or License Eligible Preferred
Strong interest working with Co-occurring Substance Use and Mental Health Disorders Preferred
Must Possess a Valid WV Driver's License
Population specific training provided
Staff development funding provided for ongoing training.
401K Pension Plan
Paid Vacation, Sick Leave & Holidays
Disability, Life/ADD Insurance
Send resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org or HR Department, FMRS Health Systems, Inc., 101 S. Eisenhower Drive, Beckley, WV 25801
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The Candidate Guides for all IC&RC examinations have recently been updated. IC&RC has removed the information on paper and pencil examinations and added additional information on retesting.
In addition, revisions have been made to the following reference lists: PS, CS, and PR.
The updated guides are linked below and can also be found at http://www.internationalcredentialing.org/examprep.
The Kanawha Day Report Center is looking to hire a full-time Drug Court Counselor to assist in providing services and monitoring Drug Court clients. Applicants for the position must have at a minimum a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, Social Work, or Counseling and must possess Addictions Counseling Certification or demonstrate they are working to obtain it. Salary is commensurate based on qualifications and experience. Benefits are also included.
Those interested need to send their Resume to the Director of the Kanawha Day Report Center at 900 Christopher Street, Charleston, WV 25301. Resumes need to be received by no later than May 5, 2017
Please direct all questions to the Kanawha Day Report Center.
Here is your chance to nominate those outstanding members in our field. For more information, visit www.wvaadc.com
FMRS Health Systems, Inc. located in Beckley, WV has an opening in Raleigh County for a PEER RECOVERY COACH. This person will be primarily responsible for assisting individuals in establishing and maintaining recovery from addiction and mental illness.
Duties and responsibilities include:
Assisting in the development of an individual recovery action plan.
Facilitating peer support groups.
Assisting in navigating community resources.
Educating and supporting individuals in relapse prevention.
High school diploma or GED.
Minimum of two years demonstrated personal recovery experience.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Knowledge of community resources.
Must Possess Valid WV Driverâ s License
Access to a Reliable Vehicle
Applicant must be able to clear all Background Checks
Current Board for Addiction and Prevention Professional Peer Recovery Coach Certification or willingness to complete certification within a one year time frame.
Excellent Benefit Package Includes:
Vacation & Sick Leave
401K Pension Plan
Send resume to: email@example.com or HR Department, FMRS Health Systems, Inc., 101 S. Eisenhower Drive, Beckley, WV 25801. Applications will also be accepted in person Monday through Friday from 10am - 2pm.
Regional Crimes Against Children Training will be held at the Holiday Inn, Martinsburg, WV on March 23, 2017.
WV Advocacy Day at the Capitol Building Room 252 will be held on March 22, 2017. The day will include time for networking with peers, meeting with legislators and 3 CEUs for a training about how and why to advocate in the legislature. Visit www.wvaadac.com for more information.
IC&RC currently has a minimum 60-day waiting period following a failed exam. However, as of May 1, 2017, IC&RC will be moving to a 90-day waiting period.
Why do we have a waiting period? Waiting periods help protect the security of our examinations by prohibiting candidates from taking back-to-back examinations that may result in memorization of examination questions.
High school diploma or jurisdictional equivalent.
270 hours specific to the domains. Six hours must be specific to counselor ethics.
Effective Oct. 1, 2017: 300 hours of education specific to the ADC Job Analysis.
Supervision (effective as of October 1, 2016)
On February 1, 2017 IC&RC removed the long case study from its ADC examination. The long case study was replaced with smaller vignettes approximately 1-2 paragraphs in length with 3-5 associated questions.
See the link below for the updated IC & RC ADC Candidate Guide http://www.internationalcredentialing.org/resources/Candidate%20Guides/ADC_CandidateGuide.pdf
Stop by the "About the Board" page to view the updated By-Laws.
When obtaining CEUs for certification or re-certification, only 12 CEUs can be earned in a 24 hour period. If more than 12 CEUs have been earned in a 24 hour period, please provide written explanation. (as of April 1, 2013)
Professionals seeking re-certification for ADC or AADC must obtain 6 hours of addiction specific ethics CEUs. These CEUs must be NAADAC approved.