Locating in our Outpatient clinic in Elkton, MD.
Must be Licensed Clinician in state of MD.
Demonstrated ability to plan and use effective therapeutic interventions and counseling techniques.
Solid working knowledge of and demonstrated ability to use current diagnostic criteria
Knowledge of basic group dynamics and techniques
Ability to work effectively and cooperatively with other health care professionals
Ability to communicate and interact both personally and in writing with patients, staff, and community agencies
Knowledge of substance abuse forms and treatment strategies
Case management, including referral, linkage, monitoring, coordination and advocacy problem-solving skills.
Responsibilities: Provide activities to achieve goals of treatment plans, including: individual, group, and family therapy; group facilitation; and lectures/presentations.
Conduct crisis intervention; intervene and de-escalate crisis situations with customers; assess risk of harm to self or others and arrange needed resources.
Observe customers in a variety of situations; assess mental status of customers; assist customers in formulating treatment plans and goals; perform case management services as needed to assist customer to meet their goals as stated in their treatment plans.
Refer customers to supportive services such as vocational, medical, social services, housing authority, etc.
Advocate for participants in different forums including in the court system, with family, school system, etc.
Maintain close and cooperative relationships with community agencies and other public agencies in carrying out treatment plans.
Provide screening, intake and assessment of customers utilizing required instruments and assessments within appropriate time lines.
Facilitate 3 hour long counseling groups and provide individual and family counseling.
Develop written treatment plans/updates and continuing care plans and make appropriate referrals; maintain electronic health records in accordance with standards.
Conduct periodic reviews with managed care companies for authorization of treatment.
Attend staff meetings/clinical supervision and other required meetings.
Complete written discharge summaries and correspondence within established time lines.
Minimum Qualifications: Master's degree in psychology, social work, or other behavioral health discipline from an accredited institution.
Must have achieved Maryland clinical licensure.
No exceptions. Licensed graduate level may be considered with appropriate degree of addictions treatment knowledge, experience and education.
Proficient in Microsoft Office software to include Word, and Excel.
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Location/Region: Bel Air, MD (US - 21014)