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AspenPointe Clinician III, SUD in Colorado Springs, Colorado

1446BRLocation:JetWing Job Description:Job Summary: Will provides group, individual and family interventions for SUD clientele using evidence based practices. Recovery focused treatment is provided in inpatient/outpatient/and detox settings. Actively participates in a multi-disciplinary team to effectively meet the clinical needs of clients. Provides initial comprehensive diagnostic assessment for clients to formulate diagnosis and recommendations for course of treatment and to develop individualized strengths based treatment plan with the client. Responsible for coordinating recovery plans for discharge from detox. Coordinates care with other providers, monitors outcomes and personal productivity, and involves family and/or caretakers in the entire course of the client's treatment as appropriate. Essential Functions: • Provides comprehensive substance abuse assessment and initial diagnosic assessment for individuals ready for discharge from detox. • Provides effective, professional, and evidence-based group, individual, and family substance abuse counseling. • Provides comprehensive mental health crisis assessments to determine appropriateness for discharge from detox. • Demonstrates the knowledge and clinical skills necessary to identify clients in crisis and implement Emergency Commitments as needed. • Provides professional documentation to support assessments and services. • Provides discharge planning with clients and other providers of care and/or family to coordinate client’s discharge or changing level of care. • Demonstrates ability to link individuals and their families to appropriate community resources. Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: • CAC III or above in good standing in the state of Colorado and with no restrictions • Masters Degree in a mental health related field; or above mentioned certification if grand-fathered • Experience with dual diagnosis population • Strong clinical skills in assessment, individual, group and family therapies • Must have excellent language skills and be able to communicate both verbally and in writing, in order to accurately and professionally implement and document the services provided to clients • Must possess basic computer skills for the input and output of client information, using electronic record.

AspenPointe does not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of age 40 and over, color, disability, gender identity, genetic information, military or veteran status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation or any other applicable status protected by state or local law.Additional Information:Salary: $25.63/hr

Schedule is flexible with some evenings required , Monday- FridayAuto req ID:1446BRPositions Remaining:1Posting Title:Outpatient Substance Use ClinicianWork Schedule:Monday-Friday, flex schedule, some nights requiredState:Colorado : CO Bilingual Language:Spanish City:Colorado Springs Days of the week:Monday through FridayHours per Week:40Address:1795 Jet Wing Dr

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