Provides Chemical Dependency services and psychotherapy to adults, adolescents, significant others of CD patients, and families under indirect supervision.
Answers and triages patient calls for information, Tx services, general CD advice. Responds to and appropriately handles crisis calls.
Provides higher level assessment (e.g. other, non-CD, MH diagnoses; danger to self or others; non-CD crisis evaluations; emotional/family dysfunction).
Performs intake and psychosocial assessments.
Develops and presents treatment plans to CDRP/S treatment team for recommendations, revisions and approval.
Participates in clinical case conferences.
Conducts chemical dependency focused educational lectures.
Provides general chemical dependency counseling to include individual and group counseling services.
Provides Adolescent, Significant Other, Family and Multi-Family therapy as assigned.
Provides case management services to include resource and referral coordination.
May perform mentor functions/clinical direction to CDRP/S Counselors I and II, student interns, licensure candidates and Alcohol or Drug Certificate candidates.
Other duties as assigned.
Minimum two (2) years of post graduate relevant supervised clinical experience in the field of chemical dependency treatment.
License, Certification, Registration
Current and valid LMFT license issued by the State of California Board of Behavioral Sciences.
May consider LCSW, with a Master's Degree in Social Work, job code 16565, for this position.
Primary Location: California,Bakersfield,Bakersfield Behavior Health 4900 California Ave. Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun Working Hours Start: 7:30 AM Working Hours End: 5:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: NUHW Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Behavioral / Mental Health Department: Addiction Medicine Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
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