Addictions Clinician Associate

Job Ref: 18048
Category: Behavioral & Mental Health
Emerson Hospital, 133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner, Concord, MA 01742

Department: Addiction Services
Schedule: Per Diem
Shift: Day shift
Hours: 9-5

Job Summary
Functioning under the supervision of a licensed clinician, provides comprehensive addiction services to inpatients and/or outpatients, including psychosocial assessments, treatment and aftercare planning, running of Addiction Rehabilitation Program/Intensive Outpatient Program, family meetings, and facilitation of aftercare groups.

Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor's degree in field related to mental health or addiction required.
Master's degree preferred.

Minimum of one year clinical experience in addictions treatment required (may include internships or clinical rotation).

Licensure and/or Certification
Enrolled in MA level Mental Health program (MSW, MA/Counseling) or recent graduate of such a program.

BLS healthcare provider required within 6 months of hire.

CPI within 6 months of hire date.

Ability to perform comprehensive addiction assessments, run addiction focused psycho-educational and process-oriented groups, and provide focused, short-term treatment.
Must have knowledge of and ability to access community and state resources.
Communication skills.
Organizational skills.
Computer skills.
Must have the ability to read, write, and communicate in English.
Ability to maintain confidential information.