Technician, Behavioral Health Days \u0026 Weekends
at Advanced Recovery Systems, LLC

Date Posted: 10/8/2019

Job Description

We are seeking an experienced Behavioral Health Technicians (BHT) Lead to join our TEAM full time Days and Weekends!

Set among the red rocks of Colorado Springs, The Recovery Village at Palmer Lake offers a supportive, proven continuum of care for inpatient, outpatient and aftercare services to clients with drug and alcohol addiction, eating disorders and co-occurring disorders. Patients find empowerment and freedom from addiction at our inpatient and outpatient retreat. The Recovery Village supplements treatment with top-class amenities that include daily yoga, a full-service gym and a culinary program that will leave patients satisfied and nourished in both mind and body.   

To learn more, we invite you to visit our website!  

The Lead BHT observes and monitors patients and provides coaching and support to staff BHTs. The Lead BHT has fundamental knowledge of substance abuse and/or mental health treatment, and assists patients, and other BHTs, in various activities.   

• Communicate patient behavior with Nursing and Clinical teams as appropriate.  

• Address problem behaviors as needed through verbal de-escalation techniques.  

• Serve as mentor for staff BHTs.  

• Maintain healthy and professional boundaries with patients and staff.  

• Keep clinical records secure at all times.  

• Encourage patients to maintain Recovery post-discharge.  

• May provide for transportation of patients.  


Minimum Associate's Degree; higher education preferred.  

At least 3 years of experience as a BHT in the Residential/Inpatient setting.  

Active Driver's license with good driving record.  

We offer great benefits including 401(k), generous paid time off plan, medical, dental, vision, and much more!  

The Recovery Village at Palmer Lake is part of Advanced Recovery Systems, a national integrated behavior healthcare management company dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. The Company complies with state and federal nondiscrimination laws and policies that prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, or sex. It is unlawful to retaliate against individuals or groups based on the basis of their participation in a complaint of discrimination or on the basis of their opposition to discriminatory practices/EEO.   

We are proud to be a drug-free workplace.  



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About Us

The Recovery Village at Palmer Lake is a premier treatment facility for adults who struggle with addiction, substance abuse and co-occurring mental health disorders. Nestled in a breathtaking landscape fifteen minutes from Colorado Springs, The Recovery Village at Palmer Lake is a premier full continuum of care treatment facility for adults struggling with addiction, substance abuse, and co-occurring mental health disorders. This peaceful and therapeutic location will foster the recovery of our patients and provide a nourishing experience for the body and soul.