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Fairview Health Services Chemical Dependency Counselor II in Crystal, Minnesota


Join a dedicated team delivering evidence based therapy to clients dealing with co-occurring disorders. Bring hope and healing to clients and families desiring recovery. Work with substance use disorder adolescent clients and co-occurring adolescent clients.

Chemical Dependency Counselor works in Adolescent Intensive Outpatient Programs located in Elk River and Crystal.

Responsibilities/Job Description

The Chemical Dependency Counselor II, working in conjunction with the treatment team and under the direction of the Clinical Systems Supervisor, Lead Counselor, and/or Charge Nurse, is responsible for the therapeutic implementation of the chemical dependency treatment program for clients. This includes planning, coordinating, and delivering chemical dependency counseling services and developing relationships with family members and concerned persons.


Required Qualifications:

  • LADC licensure

  • Has completed a minimum of 30 hours course work or one 3-credit semester college course in adolescent development

  • Has 150 hours of supervised experience as an adolescent counselor either as a student or staff member

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in human services, counseling, psychology, or other related

  • 1-3 years experience with adolescents

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Fairview Health Services ( is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

EEO/AA Employer/Vet/DisabledAll qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

Requisition ID 2019-30093

Profession Clinical/Direct Patient Care (non-nursing/allied Health)

Speciality Behavioral Services

Location University of Minnesota Medical Center West Bank Hospital

Shift day

Hours per 2 weeks 80

Department CD Adol OP