Seeking outpatient clinician to provide therapeutic outpatient services to individuals who have been diagnosed with a serious mental illness, substance use diagnoses, co-occurring diagnoses, and children, adolescents, who are Seriously Emotionally Disturbed and/or At Risk. This position will require clinical assessment, diagnosis, treatment, case management, individual, and group treatment for those individuals. Position will provide services to adults, children, adolescents, and families. Position is grant funded for one year in conjunction with Montgomery and Pulaski County Schools, position will work to become self-sustaining through collection of fees. Clinician will become certified in Adolescent Community Reinforcement Approach (ACRA), costs for certification will be covered.
Master’s degree in behavioral sciences is required. LCSW and/or LPC is preferred. CSAC certification is preferred. Experience and specialized skills and training in working with children, and adolescents with serious emotional disturbance, substance use, and/or co-occurring disorders is required. Must have demonstrated an ability to work with individuals and their families to provide evidence based treatment interventions to individuals and their families. Must demonstrate the ability to network with community stakeholders and referral sources. Experience with electronic health records preferred, and knowledge of Medicare/Medicaid billing and paperwork. Valid driver’s license and safe driving record required.
Spanish and English Bilingual skills preferred; excellent verbal and written communication skills preferred in both Spanish and English.