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Outpatient Substance Use Disorder Professional

Company: Fairfax Behavioral Health
Location: Kirkland
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Job Description:

ResponsibilitiesFairfax Behavioral Health (a UHS facility):Fairfax Behavioral Health, founded in 1930, is a private, free-standing mental health hospital that specializes in psychiatric and detox treatment. We strive to meet and respond to the needs of our community by offering a continuum of care and evidenced-based programs at multiple locations within our region. We have behavioral health facilities and services located in Kirkland, Everett and Monroe, Washington. Mental and behavioral health challenges are a growing concern within our communities. Whether it is ourselves or a loved one, we will all likely be affected by behavioral health and mental disorders or illness. This drives our passion for providing evidenced-based outpatient and inpatient psychiatric treatment programs with successful outcomes.For more information, please visit us at https://www.fairfaxhospital.com/COVID-19 Vaccination requirement:After October 18, 2021 all Washington state healthcare employees, educators, contractors, and interns will be required to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination record as a condition of employment. You must submit your documentation to Human Resources before your first day of employment with Fairfax. Please remember to bring your COVID-19 immunization card to your orientation with our HR team.POSITION SUMMARYFairfax Behavioral Health is seeking a Part-Time Substance Use Disorder Professional(SUDP) at Kirkland Outpatient Program. Substance Use Disorder Professional/Mental Health Professional completes CD evaluations, conducts recovery oriented group therapy, supervises CDPTs, and provides training to CTs on the proper administration of a CD evaluation. This position utilizes evidence based practice in assisting patients achieve their optimal level of mental and emotional health with a focus on chemical dependency issues.QualificationsEducation

  • Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university in Social Work or clinical related mental health field and SUDP Certification.
  • Masters degree preferred.Experience
    • Minimum of one years' experience working as a Substance Use Disorder Professional or Chemical Dependency Professional in a DBHR certified agency.
    • Direct clinical experience in the treatment of chemically dependent patients.
    • Minimum of one-year experience in an inpatient or residential setting.
    • Skills and experience in community relations and group presentation.
    • Prior experience in dealing effectively with courts, probation departments, and other agencies and referral sources.
    • Ability to supervise other SUDPs.
    • Demonstrated knowledge of Mental Health treatment.License & Additional Requirements
      • Must have current Chemical Dependency Professional Certification in Washington State. Must obtain CPR, first aid, Handle with Care, and Verbal De-Escalation certification.EEO StatementAll UHS subsidiaries are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. UHS subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and as such, openly support and fully commit to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion and compensation of individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.NoticeAt UHS and all subsidiaries, our Human Resources departments and recruiters are here to help prospective candidates with matching skillset and experience with the best possible career at UHS and our subsidiaries. We take pride in creating a highly efficient and best in class candidate experience. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Hotmail, Gmail, Yahoo Mail etc. If you feel suspicious of a job posting or job-related email, let us know by contacting us at: https://uhs.alertline.com or 1-800-852-3449.

Keywords: Fairfax Behavioral Health, Kirkland , Outpatient Substance Use Disorder Professional, Other , Kirkland, Washington

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