Bilingual Clinician - Opioid Treatment Programs (OTP/MAT)
at Behavioral Health Network, Inc.

Date Posted: 2/21/2021

Job Description

Apply your experience helping people on the road to drug and alcohol addiction recovery as a Clinician for the new Opioid Treatment Program (OTP) at Behavioral Health Network!

Clinicians provide high quality community-based care, encouraging the independence, competency, decision-making, and empowerment of individuals served. Clinicians monitor individuals’ health and well-being in their daily living activities and assist with all aspects of medication treatment and administration. They complete comprehensive intake evaluations with clinical formulations and recommendations based on sound clinical theories and principals.

Clinicians provide individuals and their families with clinical support regarding behavioral health and substance use issues through individual, family, couples, and group treatment. Finally, they help individuals maintain and enhance social support networks with family and in the community by providing frequent outreach services.

The Opioid Treatment Program (OTP) at Behavioral Health Network is a Medication Assisted Treatment Program to assist individuals who are opiate addicted and are experiencing the dysfunctional effects of its use to gain and maintain the skills needed to achieve an opiate-free lifestyle and to improve functioning. BHN’s Holyoke OTP uses medication protocols approved by the Medical Director to ensure patients safely detox from these substances. These protocols are evidenced based and are implemented through assessment and re-assessment practices throughout the process.

Behavioral Health Network is a growing non-profit community behavioral health agency that has been providing services to children, adults, families and communities in Western Massachusetts since 1938.  BHN provides comprehensive, outcome-driven behavioral health care. We are dedicated to offering high quality, affordable and culturally appropriate care to people of all ages and income levels in our constituent communities.

This position has a sign on bonus.

Job Requirements

Clinicians at Behavioral Health Network have the following qualities:

  • Master’s Degree in a related field (required).
  • Licensed (LMHC, LICSW, LADC I, or LADC II) or actively working towards licensure (required).
  • At least two years related experience in mental health and substance abuse settings (required).
  • At least one year of substance abuse experience (required).
  • Bilingual in Spanish & English (required).
  • Broad knowledge of substance use disorders and treatment techniques.
  • Willingness and ability to treat challenging and diverse client populations.
  • Cultural competence in dealing with clients with a variety of different cultural backgrounds.
  • Working knowledge of community resources and how to help clients access them.

 

If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit our website at www.bhnworks.org and click on “Browse All Jobs” to apply!

Recruiter Contact Information:
Kelly LeGrand
1-413-301-9329

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Behavioral Health Network, Inc. (BHN) is a growing non-profit community behavioral health service agency that has been providing services to children, adult, families, and communities in Western Mass since 1938. BHN provides comprehensive, outcome-driven behavioral healthcare. We are dedicated to offering high quality, affordable and culturally appropriate care to people of all ages and income levels in multiple settings within our communities.

Join the BHN team and enjoy excellent benefits!

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Long Term Disability
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • 403(b) Retirement Plan
  • 529 Education IRA Savings Plan
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Voluntary Vision Plan
  • Voluntary Insurance Plans
  • Auto/Home Insurance Discounts
  • Legal Benefit
  • Tuition Assistance Programs
  • Time off benefits

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