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Clinical Director/Director of Substance Abuse Services

at Pinnacle Treatment Centers
Location Vineland, NJ
Category Management
Job Type Full Time


Pinnacle Treatment Centers is a leading comprehensive provider of substance abuse treatment services to individuals that are addicted to drugs and / or alcohol. Founded in 2006, the Company has grown into an organization that operates over 30 substance abuse treatment facilities in five states (Kentucky, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Virginia) with additional sites under development in Ohio, Indiana, and Minnesota.

Pinnacle treats over 10,000 people daily and provides a full continuum of care, including detoxification, residential, outpatient, and transitional living programs. Treatment includes treating the individual’s physical, spiritual, emotional, and psychological selves. Pinnacle is CARF accredited and all locations include physicians, nurses, clinicians, administrative, and support staff.

We are currently seeking an experienced Clinical Director to join our team at our new location in Vineland, NJ.


 The Director of Addiction Services supervises, manages, and provides leadership for all clinical staff members.  This position will assist Executive Director in areas of problem solving, conflict resolution, readiness for State, CARF visits and other areas assigned by Executive Director.


Minimum Education

New Jersey licensed psychologist who possesses a Certification of Proficiency in the Treatment of Alcohol and other Psychoactive Substance Use Disorders from the American Psychological Association, College of Professional Psychology, , is a certified clinical supervisor by The Certification Board, or is an LCADC;

New Jersey licensed clinical social worker, who is a certified clinical supervisor by The Certification Board;

New Jersey licensed professional counselor, or licensed marriage and family therapist, who is a certified clinical supervisor by The Certification Board;

Minimum Work Experience

 ·      Develop written objectives, policies, a procedure manual, an organizational plan, job descriptions and a quality assurance program for the counseling services;
·      Ensure the coordination and integration of counseling services with other client care services to ensure continuity of care for each client;
·      Ensure that the behavioral and pharmacological approaches to treatment are evidenced based or based on objective information to provide treatment services consistent with recognized treatment principles and practices for each level of care and type of client served by the program; 
·      Provides orientation to and evaluation of new counseling staff prior to the assignment of counseling responsibilities;

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