Master's Clinical Counselor (Men's IOP)

HELP OTHERS, MAKE A DIFFERENCE, SAVE A LIFE.

At the McNabb Center, our mission is "Improving the lives of the people we serve."  Do you see yourself as a part of this life-changing work? If so, we are currently seeking a qualified and motivated professional for the following position: Master's Level IOP Clinician. 

SUMMARY - Master's Level Intensive Outpatient Clinician

The Master's Level Intensive Outpatient (IOP) Clinician will provide quality care to co-occurring clients in both group and individual settings. The clinician will be responsible for the maintenance of all clinical and therapeutic functions of the Men's IOP Program. The clinician must be able exercise sound judgment and effective decision making, ability to set boundaries, aptitude for empathetic listening, flexibility, willingness, and adaptability to working with diverse populations. Must have the ability to communicate effectively and possess good time management and organizational skills. Clinician must be able to work independently and in a multi-disciplinary team setting, while adhering to federal confidentiality laws and accepted standards and guidelines. Must be able to initiate and maintain clinical relationships and interact appropriately with community partners. Completes all documentation in compliance with Center standards and practices.

This position requires utilizing a personal dependable vehicle to conduct Center business. Maintaining a dependable vehicle and certified driver status is a condition of employment.

REQUIREMENTS - Master's Level Intensive Outpatient Clinician

Education/Knowledge: Graduation from an accredited college or university with a Master's Degree in Psychology, Marriage and Family therapy, Counseling, Social Work, Addiction Studies, or other closely related field of study. Extensive knowledge of addiction and general knowledge of mental health and co-occurring disorders is essential. Knowledge of 12 step programs, assessment, diagnosis, treatment planning, and aftercare planning is required. Knowledge of trauma-informed care/practices is preferred. LADAC II or other relevant license or license-eligible with willingness to obtain.

Experience: Experience working 1:1 and in a group setting with adults suffering from substance use and/or co-occurring disorders is preferred. Computer experience and working with electronic medical records is preferred.

Applicants should possess the ability to relate to individuals and families of varied ethnic and cultural backgrounds, ages, educational levels, and economic circumstances with respect and dignity.  Excellent verbal, written, and computer skills are necessary in order to work effectively and collaboratively with clients, collaborating agencies, and community professionals, as well as maintaining proper documentation.

Skills: Clinician must be able exercise sound judgment and effective decision making, ability to set boundaries, aptitude for empathic listening, flexibility, willingness, and adaptability to working with diverse populations. Must have the ability to communicate effectively and possess good time management and organizational skills. Clinician must be able to work independently and in a team setting, while adhering to federal confidentiality laws and accepted standards and guidelines. Must be able to initiate and maintain clinical relationships and interact appropriately with referral sources and other community partners.

Abilities: Must have good attendance and begin work day at assigned time. Must be able to see with correction, hear normal tones, and talk on phone. Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs and be able to push/pull up to 150 lbs. Close computer work required. Must be able to work effectively in a team with various personalities. Must be able to do long periods of sitting and standing. Must possess valid driver's license and must possess or obtain F Endorsement.

Compensation: 

Salary for this position starts at approximately $41,226 depending on relevant experience and education.

The McNabb Center (www.mcnabbcenter.org) is a premier not-for-profit provider of behavioral health services.  The Center provides quality care and serves all ages in a continuum of prevention, early intervention, social, co-occurring, addiction, outpatient, and crisis services.

MC is an EOE. MC conducts background checks, driver's license record, degree verification, and drug screens at hire. Employment is contingent upon clean drug screen, background check, and driving record. Additionally, certain programs are subject to TB Screening and/or testing.  Bilingual applicants are encouraged to apply.

This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive; and employee will also perform other reasonably related job responsibilities as assigned by immediate supervisor and other management as required.  This organization reserves the right to revise or change job duties as the need arises.  Moreover, management reserves the right to change job descriptions, job duties, or working schedules based on their duty to accommodate individuals with disabilities.  This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment.

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