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Adult Dual Diagnosis Therapist

Adult Dual Diagnosis Therapist

Description

Center for Human Development, Inc. is seeking a full-time Adult Dual Diagnosis Mental Health Therapist to work with individuals who have a severe and persistent mental illness and substance abuse problems. This position provides diagnostic assessment, treatment planning and works independently and within a self-directed team environment.

The Requirements
Master's degree in a social sciences field required.

Two years of relevant mental health experience.

State licensure or be willing to pursue licensure preferred.

Must meet requirements of a Qualified Mental Health Professional (QMHP).

Certified as an Alcohol and Drug Counselor or must begin certification process upon hire, or must meet educational requirements that approve engagement in A&D therapy.

Knowledge of practices, principles and philosophy of mental health treatment, including motivational interviewing, assessment, treatment plans and diagnoses, and crisis counseling.

Knowledge of computer basics.

Must possess a valid driver’s license and pass all criminal history check requirements and drug screenings.

The Benefits
Full-time position with attractive benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, life/AD&D insurance, long-term disability insurance, excellent retirement benefit with generous contribution to 401k after orientation, Professional Development Plan, gym discounts, and more. Paid time off includes 1 day of sick time accrued each month, 1 day of vacation time accrued each month (increases with years of service), 10 paid holidays each year, and one month paid renewal leave every 7 years! Qualified as a NHSC loan repayment site.

The Area
Tired of the rat race? La Grande, Oregon is a small town in Eastern Oregon that offers fresh air, a strong community presence, virtually no traffic, and lots of outdoor recreation in the surrounding Blue Mountains.  Enjoy hiking, horseback and mountain bike trails, and ATV access at Mt. Emily Recreation Area, bird watching at Ladd Marsh, picnics along the Grande Ronde River, inland links style golf courses and more. Home of Eastern Oregon University.


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April 1, 2021

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Center for Human Development, Inc.
2301 Cove Avenue
La Grande, OR 97850
541-962-8800
In order to receive government funding, the Center for Human Development, Inc. (CHD) is required by state and county policies to charge for services it provides to the public. However no one will be denied clinical services because of an inability to pay. CHD does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, religion, national origin, family status, age or disability. For further information on this policy contact Human Relations, 541-962-8811 or TTY 1-800-735-2900 or 711.

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