SEARHC is a non-profit health consortium which serves the health interests of the residents of Southeast Alaska. We see our employees as our strongest assets. It is our priority to further their development and our organization by aiding in their professional advancement.
Working at SEARHC is more than a job, it’s a fulfilling career. We offer generous benefits, including retirement, paid time off, paid parental leave, health, dental, and vision benefits, life insurance and long and short-term disability, and more.
This developmental position functions within the Department of Behavioral Health to provide substance abuse treatment both intensive outpatient programing, as well as individual and group modalities, in Outpatient Behavioral Health substance use treatment programs.
This position requires an increased understanding in a substance abuse treatment program including basic interventions that are effective in treating this disease. This position also requires increased crisis stabilization skills, and effective communication skills for leading educational groups with the clients. This position is able to conceptualized and incorporate addiction services across a broad range of disciplines, and demonstrates an increased level of practice. This position requires adeptness in the provision of care in regards to a client’s mental health. This position is responsible for assessing, diagnosing, and documenting all aspects of a client’s substance use treatment needs and is able to assist other staff members in these practices. This position supports SEARHC’s vision statement: “To improve the health status of Native people in Southeast Alaska and other partners to the highest possible level,” by providing chemical dependency counseling and interventions to individuals for the reduction or cessation of substance abuse and/or dependence
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