The CDP provides assessment, diagnosis, and individual, group, family and case management treatment services to youth and families in an outpatient/school based setting.



  • Provide outpatient substance abuse counseling to adolescents and their families.
  • Administer GAIN assessments as assigned.
  • Enter client information into EMR system meeting required timelines.
  • Enter EMR into Sigmund.
  • Facilitate treatment groups for assigned youth.
  • Provide case management for assigned youth.
  • Complete all progress notes and required paperwork in a timely manner.
  • Attend and participate in all staff meetings, clinical consultations and in-service trainings.
  • Seek continuing education and training to maintain state certification and/or related to providing therapeutic services to children, adolescents and families.
  • Provide consultation to other agency programs when requested.
  • Respond when needed and available to client crisis calls and telephone intakes.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.



  • Registered with the State of Washington as a Chemical Dependency Professional or Chemical Dependency Professional Trainee in good standing. Master’s Degree in Social Work, Counseling, or related field preferred
  • GAIN Certified.
  • One year experience working with youth and families in individual, family and group settings.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Time management to meet deadlines.
  • Satisfactory completion of Washington State Criminal background check.
  • Commitment to serving adolescents and families and building a strong clinical program at Kent Youth and Family Services.
  • Satisfactory driving record.
  • Satisfactory completion of any required finger printing and criminal background check; valid Washington (or other state) driver license and vehicle insurance.


Work is performed in an office with extensive periods of time sitting. Individual will use computer requiring hand/wrist/finger movement and viewing of computer terminal. Periods of standing during group facilitation may be required. Able to lift 10 lbs.



  • Full-time, non-exempt position.
  • Some evening hours required.
  • Benefits include vacation, sick leave and holiday. Eligible for 403b retirement plan after one year of service and 1,000 hours during plan year.
  • In accordance with Kent Youth and Family Services wage structure and based upon qualifications.


POSTION OPENS:  August 1, 2019

Position Closes:  Until Filled



Cover letter and resume to:

(Mail, fax, e-mail)

Kent Youth and Family Services

Attn: SUD, Treatment Program Supervisor

232 2nd Ave S, Ste 201

Kent, WA 98032

Or Email:

Or Fax: 253-373-9441



Kent Youth and Family Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Carina Raddatz

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