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Posted: Wednesday, February 7, 2018 4:09 PM

Job Description
Facilitates the Path to Recovery program which entails interviewing and educating community members including incarcerated individuals about Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT). Contact will be both in an individual and group setting. May be expected to provide coverage for CHOICES school intervention groups which are facilitated by other Mobile Interventionists, when requested by Supervisor.
Principal Results Expected: (What performance goals do you expect for this position)
Able to collaborate with clients to assist them in choosing the appropriate Medication Assisted Treatment for their individual needs. Interact with referral sources to facilitate prompt, effective services for the client. Interact cooperatively with professional Liaisons, supporting the ongoing marketing and referral communications efforts. Complete all required training and mandatory training hours.
Profile:
(Knowledge/Professional/Technical Competencies)
Skills in individual and group facilitation and experience working with clients that are incarcerated. Ability to complete drug/alcohol level of care assessments helpful. Strong working knowledge of PA Confidentiality laws.
Experience:
Experience working with individuals and groups in Lehigh County Jail and Work Release helpful.
Experience in drug and alcohol treatment is preferred.
Preferred Job:related Behavioral Characteristics:
Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to work independently. Ability to problem solve by gathering and analyzing information, working well in an individual/group problem solving situation, and showing initiative in Problem:solving. Maintains professionalism, flexibility and adaptability. Ability to make decisions in an objective and ethical manner. Ability to sustain a team environment. Calm and decisive in crisis situations.
Other (education level, level of computer skills, etc.)
1) A Masters Degree from an accredited college with a major in chemical dependency, psychology, social work,
counseling, nursing (with a clinical specialty in the human services field) or other related field.
2) A Bachelors Degree with the same educational requirements and one year of clinical experience.
3) A Associates Degree with the same educational requirements and two years of clinical experience.
Company Description
Headquartered in Altoona, PA and founded in 1999, Pyramid Healthcare has been a leader in the provision of behavioral healthcare in Pennsylvania for almost 20 years. Now with over 80 facilities across three states, Pyramid Healthcare is a growing and innovative resource for those seeking treatment for drug or alcohol addiction or mental health issues.
Pyramid Healthcare prides itself on its continuum of care, which allows clients to receive consistent, high:quality treatment, regardless of what stage of recovery they are in.
EOE

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