MAT Case Manager
Job Type
Full-time
Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

Provides supportive behavioral health interventions to a variety of individuals which may include children/adolescents, adults and older adults.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provides behavioral health interventions to assigned consumers either in individual or group sessions.
  • Develops service plans; monitors treatment progress, and follows-up at disposition times.
  • Works with a multi-disciplinary team to monitor and coordinate care, assisting clients to access agency programs and services as well as outside community resources.
  • Provides services (including intensive services for individuals and families) in a variety of settings including office, consumer homes, hospitals, law enforcement facilities, etc.
  • Maintains accurate and timely clinical records consistent with Center standards.
  • Participates in meetings, in-services and supervisory sessions as required.
  • Performs other job duties as assigned.
  • Bilingual Encouraged to Apply

MAT Program Specific Duties:

  • Complete initial Suboxone paperwork with client and provide program orientation
  • Develop CM Service Plan with client 
  • Community outreach and education of MAT program to include presentations and distribution of literature
  • Regularly update client tracking spreadsheet 
  • Provide client’s med provider with email update on client participation 1 to 2 days prior to their appointment
  • Distribute Suboxone as needed to clients
  • Facilitate psychoeducation groups or co-facilitate Suboxone groups
  • Maintain communication with Suboxone team through email or phone
  • Monitor and follow up on substance screening results
Requirements

EDUCATION:

Bachelor's Degree in psychology, social work, or other human services field.


ABILITIES, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS:

  • Basic awareness of mental health and substance abuse concepts and issues. 
  • Knowledge of community and agency resources. 
  • Ability to serve wide range of consumers, including culturally diverse populations. 
  • Knowledge of cultural issues that may have a bearing on service provision. 
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Computer literacy to include basic skills in e-mail communication and word processing. 
  • Ability to work flexible hours  which may be required. 
  • Ability to travel within the Center's service area or to other locations as needed.
Salary Description
$20.67/hr to $24.78/hr