Discovery House

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Can't wait to leave

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Current Employee - Counselor in Farrell, PA
Current Employee - Counselor in Farrell, PA

I have been working at Discovery House

Pros

Vacation time they give is good

Cons

work load not evenly distributed

Advice to ManagementAdvice

help out the counselors you supervise

4 Other Employee Reviews for Discovery House (View Most Recent)

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    I've worked part time for over 3 year.

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    Current Employee - Physician Assistant in Duncansville, PA
    Current Employee - Physician Assistant in Duncansville, PA

    I have been working at Discovery House

    Pros

    Great boss, no weekends, holidays, or call!

    Cons

    I don't use my clinical skills.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None at this time.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Stressful but rewarding work, and amazing co-workers.

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    Former Employee - Substance Abuse Counselor in Layton, UT
    Former Employee - Substance Abuse Counselor in Layton, UT

    I worked at Discovery House full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    I enjoyed the home atmosphere that the Program Director created not just with the staff, but also the patients. We were constantly encouraged to think of new ways to engage the patients in treatment. The counselors were encouraged to get to know all of the patients, because even though we have a set case load we would be able to work with patients who were on another counselors caseload.

    Cons

    There are few cons at the facility I worked in, but I would say the biggest one is that the focus is on money and retention of patients who should have been let go but haven't been. This is because the employees fear being shut down for not making enough money.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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