Cenikor Foundation

About Us

Cenikor Foundation is one of the oldest and most successful substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. Since 1967, Cenikor has expanded to assist more than 1,000 people a week achieve better health and better lives.

Cenikor has been committed to helping people deal with chronic addictions, most of that time in the long-term therapeutic community environment. Cenikor provides the full continuum of care, throughout Texas and New Mexico, helping adults at every stage of their recovery, from detoxification, through short-term inpatient care, long-term inpatient programs and outpatient care. Cenikor also provides adolescent short-term inpatient treatment and outpatient services.

Cenikor Foundation is a non-profit organization, dedicated to assisting people in developing the skills needed to become responsible citizens free of substance abuse.

Fees for services vary. Many are provided on a sliding scale based on income. Self-payment and most insurance plans are accepted.

Call today or go online to cenikor.org to learn more about Cenikor Foundation’s programs. All inquiries about admissions and referrals are confidential.

Oct 13, 2021
Cenikor Foundation is a non profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a PRN Driver for our facility in Amarillo, TX. JOB SUMMARY: The Driver is responsible for a set schedule of daily resident pickups and drop-offs. Responsible for ensuring a safe and friendly ride. SCHEDULE: AS NEEDED **Must be able to drive at night. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Arrive on time for resident pick-up and drop off. Ensure safety of residents and inspect the van at the beginning and end of shift. Obey all traffic laws and posted speed limits even if arriving late to destination. Know routes and alternate routes by studying maps. Prepare most efficient bus routes based on multiple resident pick-up and drop-off needs ensuring timely arrival at work and...
Cenikor Foundation Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 13, 2021
Cenikor Foundation is a non profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Part Time Licensed Vocation Nurse for our facility in Amarillo, TX. JOB SUMMARY: The LVN is responsible for working closely with nursing, program and clinical staff to provide health services and professional nursing care for all clients.  SCHEDULE : As needed, no set shift ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Provide health services and professional nursing care for clients, including routine treatment per procedure or as prescribed.  Coordinate client care with nurse manager and/or physician supervision. Maintain processes with insurance department to ensure quality length of stay and maximize revenue.  Receive, update and pass on shift report per standards and timeframes as required. Assist with obtaining medical history information from clients and family members at time of admission.   Administer...
Cenikor Foundation Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 13, 2021
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Full-time Counselor for our short term facility in Amarillo, Texas. We are now offering a $2,000 sign on bonus. Please apply for more details. *** We are willing to offer a relocation packager for candidates who qualify. *** JOB SUMMARY: The Counselor provides substance abuse treatment services to a diverse population within contract and/or regulatory guidelines. Conducts life skills groups, counseling groups, and individual therapy sessions for assigned caseload. Documents treatment services in clinical file and maintains related records. Performs case management as appropriate to ensure client receives all necessary and required services. Counselor will be responsible for admissions, daily motivational interviewing, and discharges for detoxification as well as the caseload for residential treatment. SCHEDULE : 1. Sunday -...
Cenikor Foundation Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 13, 2021
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Full time Counselor for our Outpatient program in Amarillo, Texas. We are now offering a $2,000 sign on bonus. Please apply for more details. *** We do offer relocation packages for candidates who qualify *** JOB SUMMARY: The Outpatient Counselor provides substance use treatment services to ensure that each client develops the skills necessary to live a life free from substance dependence. Responsible for maintaining client case records, conducting treatment tam meetings, maintaining required trainings, assessing client needs, counseling individuals and families, maintaining all required records and documentation, communicating with parole and probation, and providing individual and group sessions under the supervision of the TDCJ Program Manager. SCHEDULE: 1. Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8a - 5p and Tuesday/Thursday 12p - 9p...
Cenikor Foundation Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 13, 2021
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Full-time Counselor, LCDCi, for our adult residential facility in Waco,Texas. JOB SUMMARY: The Counselor is responsible for providing substance abuse treatment and services to ensure that each client develops the skills necessary to live a life free from substance dependence. SCHEDULE: Wednesday - Saturday 9a - 8p ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Work with clients to develop and implement an individualized, written treatment plan within three (3) service days of admission.  Work with clients to develop and implement an individualized, written treatment plan within three (3) service days of admission.  Develop individualized treatment plan based on comprehensive assessment. Conduct regularly scheduled treatment plan reviews every week. Provide individual and group counseling services to each client as...
Cenikor Foundation Waco, TX, USA
Oct 13, 2021
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Full-time Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) for our adult residential facility in Waco, Texas. JOB SUMMARY: The LVN is responsible for working closely with nursing, program and clinical staff to provide health services and professional nursing care for all clients. SCHEDULE: Rotating 7p - 7a ***We offer full medical/dental/vision/life insurance benefits + an annual bonus of up to $1,500 + a 401k employer contribution of up to 10% +  tuition reimbursement of 2k annually+ 200 hours of PTO + other great benefits.*** ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Provide health services and professional nursing care for clients, including routine treatment per procedure or as prescribed. Coordinate client care with nurse manager and/or physician supervision. Maintain processes with insurance department to ensure quality length of...
Cenikor Foundation Waco, TX, USA
Oct 12, 2021
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Full Time Prevention Specialist with Project AIM for our facility in San Marcos, TX. JOB SUMMARY: The position has the primary responsibility to assist in the implementation of the SAMHSA Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) grant encompassing the project goals and objectives approved by SAMHSA. Project Aim proposes to prevent and interrupt the progression of substance use and its related problems, while strengthening prevention capacity and infrastructure at the community level. This position will work to empower communities to promote Health and Wellness and substance free lifestyles in designated population and build structures to support those lifestyles. SCHEDULE : Monday - Friday 8a - 5p ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Will work to reduce health inequities by directly addressing the social determinants of health such as stigma,...
Cenikor Foundation San Marcos, TX, USA Full-Time
Oct 12, 2021
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Full Time Peer Recovery Leader for our facility in San Marcos, TX. JOB SUMMARY: The Peer Recovery Leader is responsible for working to support and increase the prevalence of long-term recovery from substance use disorders of participants between the ages of 13-21 by mobilizing community organizations who will utilize a Peer Recovery community Leader workforce.  This position will seek out participants and engage them in the Youth Recovery Community (YRC), while also maintaining current YRC membership.    SCHEDULE: Monday - Friday 8a - 5p (occasional evening hours) ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Work with 13-21 year old participants as a Peer Recovery Leader by providing direct support recovery services. Draw from lived experience to build rapport and help participants create, facilitate, and maintain goals....
Cenikor Foundation San Marcos, TX, USA Full-Time
Oct 12, 2021
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Full Time Peer Recovery Leader for our facility in San Marcos, TX. JOB SUMMARY: The Peer Recovery Leader is responsible for working to support and increase the prevalence of long-term recovery from substance use disorders of participants between the ages of 13-21 by mobilizing community organizations who will utilize a Peer Recovery community Leader workforce.  This position will seek out participants and engage them in the Youth Recovery Community (YRC), while also maintaining current YRC membership. Work hours are flexible to include evenings and at least one Saturday per month. SCHEDULE :   Between Monday - Friday; 8a - 5p (28 hours a week) ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Work with 13-21 year old participants as a Peer Recovery Leader by providing direct support recovery services. Draw from lived experience to...
Cenikor Foundation San Marcos, TX Part-Time
Oct 12, 2021
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Full Time Prevention Specialist for our facility in San Marcos, TX. JOB SUMMARY:  The position has the primary responsibility to assist in the implementation of the SAMHSA Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) grant encompassing the project goals and objectives approved by SAMHSA. Project Aim proposes to prevent and interrupt the progression of substance use and its related problems, while strengthening prevention capacity and infrastructure at the community level. This position will work to empower communities to promote Health and Wellness and substance free lifestyles in designated population and build structures to support those lifestyles. SCHEDULE : Monday - Friday 8a - 5p ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Will work to reduce health inequities by directly addressing the social determinants of health such as stigma, lack of social...
Cenikor Foundation San Marcos, TX, USA Full-Time
Oct 11, 2021
Cenikor Foundation is a non profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a PRN cook for our facility in Waco, TX. JOB SUMMARY: Responsible for all kitchen duties including preparing food for clients, following all sanitation and safety regulations as well as maintaining inventory. SCHEDULE : As Needed ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Prepare meals for clients as scheduled. Follow all health codes pertaining to sanitation and safety, including but not limited to how to properly prepare food to avoid food-borne illnesses, cleanliness of work area and cooking utensils, and personal grooming. Maintain kitchen inventory, ordering appropriate amounts to make sure necessary ingredients are always on hand without any going to waste, and ensuring everything is stored properly for safety and space efficiency. Organize kitchen schedules, plan regular duties such as cleaning, designing...
Cenikor Foundation Waco, TX, USA
Oct 11, 2021
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Part Time Community Engagement Coordinator for our facility in San Marcos, TX. JOB SUMMARY:  The position has the primary responsibility to assist in the implementation of the SAMHSA Strategic Prevention Framework (SPF) Grant encompassing the project goals and objectives approved by SAMHSA. Project Aim proposes to prevent and interrupt the progression of substance use and its related problems, while strengthening prevention capacity and infrastructure at the community level. The Community Engagement Coordinator will conduct culturally sensitive and appropriate coordination for outreach activities in community-based settings. The Community Engagement Coordinator will collaborate with community organizations to promote health and wellness and contribute to the goals and objectives of the program. CEC will travel within assigned areas to...
Cenikor Foundation San Marcos, TX, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Full time Recovery Support and Alumni Specialist for our facility in Amarillo, Texas. JOB SUMMARY: The Recovery Support and Alumni Specialist will work with the Recovery Support team, Business Development team, and facility leadership to ensure appropriate relationships are built and maintained with Cenikor program participants. Follow-up documentation is obtained and entered into electronic healthcare system or other database (e.g., Salesforce CRM) as necessary. This position is responsible for supporting all Cenikor program participants on their sobriety by providing clients with information on services that will help them in their recovery. SCHEDULE:   Monday - Friday 8a - 5p ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Facilitate groups in which participants help each other face challenges, such as stigmatization, discrimination,...
Cenikor Foundation Amarillo, TX, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Cenikor is a non-profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Full time Recovery Support and Alumni Specialist for our facility in Deer Park, Texas. JOB SUMMARY: The Recovery Support and Alumni Specialist will work with the Recovery Support team, Business Development team, and facility leadership to ensure appropriate relationships are built and maintained with Cenikor program participants. Follow-up documentation is obtained and entered into electronic healthcare system or other database (e.g., Salesforce CRM) as necessary. This position is responsible for supporting all Cenikor program participants on their sobriety by providing clients with information on services that will help them in their recovery. SCHEDULE:   Monday - Friday 8a - 5p ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Facilitate groups in which participants help each other face challenges, such as stigmatization,...
Cenikor Foundation Deer Park, TX, USA
Oct 07, 2021
Cenikor Foundation is a non profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking a Full Time Case Manager/Educator for our short term/detox facility in Tyler, TX. JOB SUMMARY: The Case Manager / Educator provides substance abuse treatment services to a diverse population within contract and/or regulatory guidelines. Conduct life skills groups, counseling groups, and individual therapy sessions for assigned caseload. Documents treatment services in clinical file and maintains related records. Provides case management services, including COPSD and discharge planning services as appropriate to ensure client receives all necessary and required services. SCHEDULE : Monday - Friday 9am - 6pm ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Conduct chemical dependency counseling, relapse prevention education, and life skills group sessions. Document and upload clinical and administrative notes to Welligent and...
Cenikor Foundation Tyler, TX, USA