Clinical Therapist Job

Job Number: GHI17359

Job Title: Clinical Therapist

Department: IHH 3285 Johnston Team C - 5303285

Facility: Gateway Healthcare Inc.

Location: Pawtucket, RI

QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:
Master’s Degree in Social Work or related field.

NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:
•CPR training within 90 days of employment and maintain annually.
•Maintain a valid RI license at all times and use of car during normal working hours, or other means of transportation to complete major functions of job.
•Physical examination and Mantoux test annually.
•Must maintain automobile liability insurance coverage for vehicle used in accordance with center requirements.
•Rhode Island Certification as a Mental Health Case manager within one year of date of hire.
•Rhode Island Certification as a Chemical Dependency Professional within two years of date of hire.
•Continued education as required in order to maintain certifications.

JOB KNOWLEDGE, SKILL, AND ABILITY:
•Knowledge of community resources.
•Understanding of mental health and chemical dependency issues.
•Interpersonal skills developed to a level, which will allow the smooth cooperation at all levels within the center.
•Ability to successfully complete all required training and certifications
•Oral and written communication skills, including speech, grammar, spelling, and legibility are at sufficient level to ensure effective and appropriate communication.
•Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals either manually or by use of a calculator.


To provide ongoing intensive case management to clients as defined by MHRH IHH Program Standards; outreach and crisis intervention to dually diagnosed (psychiatrically disabled/chemically dependent) clients, according to their level of care. This shall include general medication maintenance, substance abuse counseling, individual, family and group psychotherapy, independent living and vocational rehabilitation. Conduct substance abuse treatment with clients in need according to the 12 core functions of substance abuse counseling as defined by the ICRC.

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, disability, veteran status or national origin. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.