Clinician

Since 1968, Integrity House has provided comprehensive and successful addiction treatment services for individuals with substance use disorders. In addition to being CARF accredited, Integrity House is recognized statewide as a treatment leader. The organization offers inpatient, outpatient and medication-assisted treatments, halfway houses, and sober living options, in combination with support services, to individuals with substance use and other co-occurring mental health diagnoses that get them on the path of sustainable recovery.

Integrity House is looking for a individuals for various shifts to provide response for recipient 24/7, 365 days/year, including evenings and weekends. This individual will provide timely evaluation, triage and access to acute mental health, developmental disability and/or substance use disorder services. This is a full-time position – we are looking for individuals to work weekends or evenings. This individual will be on an on-call rotation and will be required to travel up to 10% of the time. The individual will report directly to the Clinical Manager.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

• Provide treatment to ensure symptom and harm reduction and safely guide people in acute crisis to appropriate crisis stabilization and detoxification support/services.
• Make referrals for emergency or continuing care or suggest treatment alternatives to facilitate services in the community in a safe environment.
• Follow-up with the individual until s/he is linked to appropriate services.
• Collaborate with Newark Police Department and emergency medical services as needed.
• Develop a crisis plan with client or make revisions to existing crisis plan components in person-centered treatment plans, as appropriate.
• Monitor or coordinate movement across levels of care, directly to the person and the
family; coordinate discharge planning and community re-entry following hospitalization, residential services and other levels and to assure continuing care.
• Forward required documentation to designated staff in the administrative offices in a timely manner. Work cooperatively with all other staff and relate favorably to recipients and families.
• Participate in continuous Quality Improvement activities as necessary.

Job qualifications include:

• Minimum 2 years’ experience in behavioral healthcare setting.
• Master’s degree in the counseling field required.
• LSW or LAC required.

Specialized skills, abilities and knowledge:

• Understanding of crisis management and the ability to deal with life threatening situations including suicidality.
• Expertise in clinical assessment instruments, techniques and diagnoses.
• Understanding of recovery from substance use disorders and serious mental illnesses.
• Flexibility in scheduling required to meet client service needs consistently including during holiday weeks.
• Cultural competency.

Interested candidates may send a written cover letter expressing interest in the position and a resume to katie_tracy@integrityhouse.org.

Full-time employees receive an excellent benefits package that includes paid holidays, vacation, sick and personal days; medical, dental and vision benefits; short and long-term disability, life insurance; 403b retirement and profit sharing plan with a dollar-for-dollar match up to 3% maximum compensation.

INTEGRITY HOUSE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER COMMITTED TO DIVERSITY
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