Clinician- Day Treatment Services

Job Description: 

Meridian Behavioral Health Services is currently seeking a licensed/associate licensed therapist for an exciting opportunity to join our Child and Family Services team.  In the Day Treatment role, the Therapist/Clinical Manager will assure the program is operated according to service definition policies and procedures, will provide clinical supervision to all direct care staff as well as provide clinical oversight of the program.  The Therapist/Clinical Manager assures appropriate evidenced based models are implemented into treatment and provides ongoing therapy to clients and their families.  Day Treatment is a structured program in a school setting that builds on strengths and addresses the identified problems associated with the complex conditions of each individual.  Day Treatment provides mental health and/or substance abuse interventions in the context of a treatment milieu.  This service should be focused on achieving functional gains and developing appropriate behavior.  It should be culturally relevant and sensitive, child and family centered and focus on reintegrating the individual back into a mainstream school setting. 

This will be a full-time position that will primarily be Day Treatment with fluctuating hours to include some Outpatient services if attendance in the program decreases.  This will be a regular salaried position. 

Applicant must have:

  • a valid driver's license with no restrictions,
  • reliable transportation,
  • flexibility, and
  • moderate computer skills.  
  • A Master's degree and mental health license or license eligibility are also required.
Position Area: 
Child Services
Position Type: 
Full-Time
Position Location: 
Transylvania County
Jackson County
Positions Available: 
1