Outpatient Clinician $5K Signing Bonus

New Vista of the Bluegrass Inc
 Frankfort, KY

If you are mission driven and want to help the lives of people in your community, we have a place for you on our Team!

The Outpatient Clinician provides clinical services for individuals with opioid dependency that present for treatment including medicated assisted treatment. In collaboration with a treatment team, provide services including but not limited to: crisis intervention and risk assessment; treatment planning and on-going assessment; client education; individual, family, group and collateral therapy and referral and advocacy. Caseloads may include diverse populations with a variety of clinical needs. The Outpatient Clinician is a positive team player that promotes a culture of inclusion and participation.

Required Education and Experience

  • Master’s degree, LCSW or LPCC
  • License as required by Kentucky professional boards and billing sources
  • Valid driver’s license, reliable operating transportation, and proof of current auto insurance

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Experience working with individuals with substance abuse disorders and co-occurring disorders
  • Qualified Mental Health Professional
  • Licensed Independent Practitioner

Essential Functions

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Clinical Services

  • Provide medically necessary, evidenced based counseling and narcotics addiction treatment that helps resolve mental and behavioral conditions in individuals and families
  • Assess and integrate historical, psychosocial and medical information into individualized treatment
  • Monitor the need for continuation of services and/or change in level of intensity of services
  • Utilize CDOI (Consumer Directed Outcome Informed) care in assessments and clinical treatment episodes
  • Deliver services primarily in an outpatient office setting as well as other locations based on individual client needs
  • Manage situations involving client risk and provide clinical crisis services that help de-escalate crisis situations and promote stability
  • Manage a caseload that may include diverse populations with a variety of clinical needs

While we welcome all to apply, there are some position specific background stipulations that must be met to comply with various regulatory and contractual requirements.

New Vista prohibits discrimination and harassment against any applicant, employee or contractor based on sex, race, color, age, national or ethnic origin, religion, physical disability, mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state or local law. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, working conditions, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, wage and salary administration, employee benefits and training. It is also the company’s policy to prohibit all forms of retaliation against any individual who has complained of harassing or discriminatory conduct, encouraged another to complain, participated in an investigation into such complaints, or opposed unlawful discrimination.