Dual Diagnosis Therapist

$17.00 - $30.00 hourly
  • Community Care Services
  • Lincoln Park, MI, USA
  • May 21, 2021
Full time Health Care Nonprofit-Social Services Other

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY

Provide intake, screening, assessment, counseling, crisis intervention, case management and supportive services to individuals, families, and groups.

ESSENTIAL POSITION DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

1. Conducts initial intakes.

2. Provides population and age specific individual, family, and/or group therapy and counseling.

3. Provides clinical management of individuals and/or families in crisis and facilitates psychiatric hospitalization.

4. Assists the case manager when needed to provide in-office services to clients, including assessment, linking/coordinating, monitoring, reassessment, follow-up, resource development and advocacy.

5. Provides case management services to clients, including assessment, linking/coordinating, monitoring, reassessment, follow-up, resource development and advocacy.

6. Participates with all pertinent staff in the development, review and the delivery of treatment and advocacy.

7. Provides periodic assessment of client needs, develops treatment plans with input from client and significant others, summarizes treatment progress and completes discharge summaries.

8. Maintains all clinical documentation pertaining to diagnosis, treatment and delivery of services.

9. Acts as liaison between other agencies, hospitals, legal authorities, caretakers, as well as other medical personnel in order to coordinate care and give/gather information.

10. Participates in in-service training, clinical supervision, case staffing, consultations, and other meetings.

11. Communicates with the public regarding mental health needs and services in the community.

12. Supervises students and/or volunteers as mutually agreed upon.

13. Other duties may be assigned.

KNOWLEDGE AND EDUCATION

Masters Degree in a related mental health services field. Master of Social Work preferred (LLMSW, LMSW, LLPC or LPC is required)

WORK EXPERIENCE

One to two years of progressively more responsible experience in a related mental health services field is preferred, with knowledge of trends in public health, behavioral health.

SPECIAL EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS

All – Must have licensure in the State of Michigan in a related mental health profession. Must have a valid State of Michigan Driver's License.

DD-ACT, HRT, M-COIT or DD-OP Only – Must have CAADC or Development Plan within six months of employment.

SALARY CLASSIFICATION

Union Contract: Rate of pay is determined by contractual arrangement based upon education, licensure and experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: Up to $45,000.00 per year

COVID-19 considerations:
Community Care Services places a high priority on staff and client safety. Frequent sanitizing of common services, wearing masks, utilizing telehealth services, practicing social distancing, daily health screens are measures implemented for safety.