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Addictions Prevention Specialist - The Public Health Foundation of Columbia County

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Location: St. Helens, OR
Full-time position
Closing Date: August 6, 2017
Job #11597
Posted: July 6, 2017
Description:

The Addictions Prevention Specialist will be a part of a prevention team of 2-3 Public Health employees, to reduce use and abuse of alcohol, drugs, tobacco, suicide, and problem gambling. Work plans are created for at least 2-years and focus on education and promotion of healthy behaviors, as well as partnerships with other community organizations with a shared mission/target audience. This position assists schools and communities in the development and implementation of prevention/intervention programs. This position may have the clinical abilities to intervene with students who have a substance abuse or gambling problem and supports local community coalitions.

Please refer to the Addictions Prevention Job Description for a full description of the position.

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