DATE: February 7, 2018

POSITION: Clinician (Licensed & Non-Licensed) – Full Time Regular *DOE and Credentials

LOCATION: Redgate Memorial Recovery Center - Long Beach, CA

DUTIES: Under general supervision of the Program Director the Clinician (Licensed/Non) has the responsibility of assessing, diagnosing and identifying the appropriate level of patient care by conducting a comprehensive American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) assessments and/or an Initial Triage Assessments (ITA) and participate in treatment plan development.

QUALIFICATIONS: Following are the qualifications required to perform the essential functions of this position. Qualifications may be subject to modification based on the Americans Disability Act.

Non-Licensed: Masters degree in related field. Must possess and maintain a license to practice as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Marriage, Family and Child Counselor, or Clinical Psychologist in the State of California.

General psychiatric emergency intervention, diagnosis and brief and long term therapy methods. Principles of adult/child psychology and practices of community behavioral treatment, including interviewing, assessment, individual, family and group counseling. Must have knowledge of laws and regulations related to: Title 22, 42CFR and clients’ rights. Must have knowledge of medical record-keeping and documentation including client charting and Medi-Cal regulations.

Licensed: Must possess and maintain a license to practice as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, Marriage, Family and Child Counselor, or Licensed Clinical Psychologist in the State of California.

Principles and practices of community behavioral treatment, including interviewing, assessment, individual, family and group counseling. General psychiatric emergency intervention, diagnosis and brief and long term therapy methods. Principles of adult and child psychology. Laws and regulations related to; Title 22, 42CFR, clients’ rights, voluntary or involuntary treatment and commitment for treatment, including criteria for commitment. Knowledge of community resources and agencies providing support services for the mentally ill and/or persons with co-occurring disorders. Medical record keeping and documentation.

Must have valid California driver’s license and liability insurance when driving personal vehicle on BHS business. Vision, hearing, manual dexterity and eye-hand coordination must be adequate for performance of job duties. Able to sit at desk, use keyboard, write and physically perform other job duties. Able to move about the facility to observe clients and staff. Bilingual abilities may be required within certain BHS programs. Must have valid California driver’s license and liability insurance if driving personal vehicle on BHS business. Recovering individuals must have a minimum two years clean, sober and abstinent to be considered for employment.

APPLICATIONS: Current BHS employees who are interested in this position may apply by submitting an "Employee Request for Transfer". The request must be received no later than the closing date of this recruitment. Internal applicants will be accepted after that time only if other applications are still being accepted and considered.

Other applicants may email resume to jobs@bhs-inc.org or FAX (310) 679-4621, or apply in person at 15519 Crenshaw Blvd., Gardena, CA. 90249. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

BHS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

BHS will consider applicants with criminal history as required.