Substance Use Clinician

at Riverside Community Care
Location Upton, MA
Date Posted September 2, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

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Substance Use Clinician

 

Are you looking for a rewarding career as a clinician?

 

Come work for our Behavioral Health Services Division at Riverside Community Care!

This vital position currently provides telehealth services but will likely transition to a mix of telehealth and clinic based services.

We have an exciting full time opportunity to join our amazing Outpatient Center as a Substance Use Clinician!

The Clinician is a part of a specialized track within the Outpatient Center, which focuses on the assessment and treatment of persons struggling with both substance use (moderate to high acuity) and co-occurring mental health disorders. This track will include prescriber(s) trained to provide Medication Assisted Treatment for substance use, recovery coach peer supports, other co-occurring clinicians, and a supervisor/manager.

In this vital role, the Clinician has operational knowledge of trauma and trauma-informed care that provides a lens of treatment provision and seeks to prevent re-traumatization of persons serves and ascribes to the philosophy of care that there are multiple pathways of recovery, including harm-reduction approaches, and that treatment should be guided by the person served and their stage of change

 

The clinician will receive advanced training in co-occurring disorders, and will need to remain actively engaged and abreast of changes and initiatives related to best practices.

Our ideal candidate is highly collaborative, will coordinate care within the Riverside team and with any external professional and personal supports to wrap around the person served, and will operate as the lead on new initiatives within the outpatient centers, including telehealth, EHR upgrades, and rapid access.

This position offers a competitive salary as well as an outstanding staff training program, excellent clinical supervision, benefits package and career advancement opportunities!

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