Careers

Choice House, Located in Boulder, Colorado, provides drug and alcohol addiction treatment for men with the focus on building a foundation to support long- term sobriety.

Choice House has some of the most well-respected and experienced professionals in the drug and alcohol addiction recovery field. Members of our team rely on an inclusive, collaborative approach, working closely with clients and their families and anyone else who is involved in the addiction recovery process. Our Boulder drug and alcohol rehabilitation center and programs have earned praise for their services, support, and comfortable surroundings, which offer recovering drug addicts and alcoholics a supportive, healthy start to a sober life.

If you feel you would be a good fit, please send your resume and cover letter to info@choicehouse.com.

We are currently hiring for the following positions at our Boulder area facilities:

Behavioral Health Technician

Job Title: Behavioral Health Technician

Job Category: Clinical Support

Direct Supervisor: Director of Operations

Position Type/Classification: Part-Time, Exempt

Role and Responsibilities

Behavioral Health Technicians perform services involving milieu management, ensuring daily program schedule adherence, planning and implementation of recreational, therapeutic and educational services.

Job Duties Include:

  • Facilitates individual and group therapeutic activities including coaching, milieu management, and case management.
  • Provides feedback to the clinical team in regard to client’s level of motivation, participation in group activities and milieu interactions
  • Upholds program rules, guidelines and policies and assists clients in following all rules, guidelines and policies.
  • Provides transportation to and from client appointments
  • Helps to assesses, collaborate and coordinate client’s discharge planning needs and readiness for discharge with other members of the clinical team.
  • Obtains urine drug test specimens and breathalyzer tests
  • Maintain safety of the milieu at all times. This includes awareness of client location and high-risk situations
  • Maintain daily program schedule and special events schedule
  • Document shift summary reports and sends via email
  • Follow all requirements when dispensing and/or providing medication to clients
  • Performs light janitorial duties
  • Performs bed checks per shift requirement

Qualifications and Education Requirements

EDUCATION: High school diploma or equivalent.  Bachelor’s Degree in field related to counseling, therapy, social sciences preferred.

EXPERIENCE: Personal and/or professional experience with treatment facilities and/or work with addictions and mental health populations is preferred. Able to demonstrate strategic decision-making, problem solving skills and timely documentation.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: Colorado certification for addiction counseling, CACII, CACIII, MAC or LAC preferred.

Physical Requirements and Work Environment

Stooping, turning, bending, squatting, kneeling and the ability to lift up to 50 pounds; constant/repetitive standing; requires normal, correctable vision and hearing, and the ability to accurately discern color as necessary to perform job.

Functions, Preferred Skills

Conflict Resolution skills.  Able to maintain emotional balance in stressful/difficult situations. Computer skills.  Driving ability.

Additional Notes

Potential candidates must pass a background check and drug screen. We are proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Primary Therapist

Job Title: Primary Therapist

Job Category: Clinical Support

Direct Supervisor: Director of Clinical Services

Position Type/Classification: Full-Time, Exempt

Role and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for providing safety, supervision and follow through in all domains related to efficient and effective care and treatment services.
  • Responsible for timely documentation, family, referral and collateral calls.
  • Management of client caseload to ensure, at minimum, two individual therapy sessions per week
  • Responsible for completing admission paperwork in timely manner (Clinical Summary, Psychosocial Assessment, review of intake paperwork, release of information forms, etc.….)
  • Responsible for clinical documentation needs that meet requirements of insurance and state compliance standards
  • Developing collaborative relationships with local clinicians
  • Hosting and participating in Choice House clinical events
  • Provides group facilitation
  • Responsible for referral and family contact, at minimum, one time per week
  • Utilizes appropriate teaching methods and/or referrals to ensure client educational needs are met.
  • Assesses, collaborates and coordinates client’s discharge planning needs and readiness for discharge with other members of the clinical team.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

EDUCATION: Master’s Degree in field related to counseling, therapy, social sciences. Colorado certification for addiction counseling, CACII, CACIII, MAC or LAC.

EXPERIENCE: Experience with treatment facilities and/or work with addictions and mental health populations is preferred. Able to demonstrate continuous quality improvement, strategic decision-making, problem solving skills and timely documentation.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: Professional counseling licensure (LPC, LMFT, LCSW, LAC or CAC II or III) preferred.

Preferred Skills

Trauma and/or Sex Addiction Training highly preferable

Physical Requirements and Work Environment

Stooping, turning, bending, squatting, kneeling and the ability to lift up to 50 pounds; constant/repetitive standing; requires normal, correctable vision and hearing, and the ability to accurately discern color as necessary to perform job.

Additional Notes

Potential candidates must pass a background check and drug screen. We are proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.