Clinician, Opiate Treatment Program (OTP)

Location: Gloucester, MA
Job ID: 174186-1A
Date Posted: Aug 11, 2022
Category: Clinical Professional

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Beth Israel Lahey Health Behavioral Services. Our team delivers quality care to clients and families in more than 30 communities throughout the North Shore, Merrimack Valley and Greater Boston. Our mission is to provide personal, compassionate, state-of-the-art, integrated behavioral healthcare that makes a difference in the lives of the people and communities we serve. Our services include mental health counseling, addiction treatment, and family and school-based services.


About the Job

Sign on bonus up to $3000 (pro-rated for part time) and New Competitive Rates

We are seeking a Clinician to join our team at the Gloucester Opiate Treatment Program! We provide direct clinical services to clients with identified substance use disorders and help to make a difference in the lives of others. 

Clinicians are responsible for assessment and evaluations, formulating effective treatment plans, discharge planning and conducting individual, group, and/or family counseling and case management services. We hope to support clients with developing tools to work toward recovery using evidence-based and person-centered practices.The ideal candidate is a team player that is organized, compassionate, and motivated to help clients meet their goals and improve their lives.

• Interview clients, review records, and confer with other professionals to evaluate the condition of the client.
• Counsel clients individually and/or in group sessions to assist with meeting treatment goals.
• Formulate treatment plans based on a comprehensive biopsychosocial assessment of the client.
• Monitor the condition of assigned clients to evaluate success in therapy and adapt treatment as necessary.
• Assesses patient's continuing care needs, contacts appropriate aftercare resources, and arranges for transfer or admission to appropriate rehabilitation facilities and/or liaison with self-help organizations.
• Complete adequate and timely clinical documentation including all individual and group treatment notes, intake packets, termination/transfer, billing sheets, insurance forms, etc. in compliance with regulatory and organizational standards.
• Maintain current knowledge of Medication Assisted Treatment for opioid use disorders.
• Share responsibility for educational and group treatment programming.
• Refer clients to other support services such as medication evaluation, social services programs, detoxification, domestic violence services and employment services as needed.
• Attend staff meetings and supervisory sessions as required and participate in client evaluations and case conferences.
• Builds and maintains effective working relationships with internal and external providers. 

• Master’s degree in psychology, social work, rehabilitative counseling or a related field.
• Substance use, supervised counseling experience preferred.
• Openness to Medication Assisted Treatment for opioid use disorders.

Schedule: Full time, 40 hours.

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.