- Conduct pyscho-social assessments of clients. Make referrals and conduct follow ups on clients needing additional mental health services.
- Provide crisis intervention services for clients in need of counsel and support.
- Participate in case conferences with clients and counselors on a regular basis.
- Perform mental status examinations, therapy and preventive health measures.
- Discuss cases with physicians and other health professionals to prepare a comprehensive patient care plan.
- Assist the Clinical Supervisor and Director of Behavioral and Social Services in completing reports and reapplication requirements based on funder guidelines.
- Other duties as assigned.
- Master’s degree preferred in Social Services, Social Work, Public Health/Mental Health, or Public Administration.
- Certified Substance Abuse Counselor, unless otherwise eligible Licensed Therapist (MFT, LCSW, PsyD).
- Four years (4) of experience in a community based organization, which includes at least three (3) years of implementing and advancing substance abuse treatment programs, preferably in a residential setting.
- Familiar with state and local alcohol/drug mental health issues and regulations.