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Clinical Therapist - Residential Men's ARS - Various Shifts

Clinical Therapist Residential - Men's ARS - Various Shifts
Full Time Regular
Requisition ID: 1460

Residential Clinical Therapist , Various Shifts, Ranging from $47,000-$56,925

Full Time Regular Professional


 HOURS:      The schedules and salary for each opening is below:

9am-5pm, Mon-Fri: $47,000 (CSW, MFT, LCPA) or $50,025 (LCSW, LMFT, LPCC, or LCADC)
9am-5pm Sun and Noon-8pm Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs: $54,050 (CSW, MFT, LCPA) or $56,925 (LCSW, LMFT, LPCC, or LCADC)
Noon-8pm Tues, Wed , Thu, Fri and 9a-5p Sat: $54,050 (CSW, MFT, LCPA) or $56,925 (LCSW, LMFT, LPCC, or LCADC)


PROGRAM:   Addiction Recovery Services    STATUS: Full-Time, Salaried  

POSITION:    Clinical Therapist –Men’s

REPORTS TO: Program Manager

$5000 Sign On Bonus

$1000 Referral Bonus 


The Clinical Therapist will be responsible to develop and monitor a service plan in agreement with each resident assigned, in an effort to empower residents to successfully address with their substance use disorder.   Will provide assessment, individual, group and family therapies, case management and referral services for residents on a consistent basis. Will also assist with daily operations/crisis intervention as needed. Will have some on-call and after-hour requirements. Will also be required to assist in other programs such as the men’s ARS programs, admissions, and Unity House The schedule for this role is 11:00 am-7:00 pm, Monday-Friday.



Has a Master’s degree in social work or a related field AND the accompanying clinical license (LCSW, LMFT, LPCC, or LCADC). AND at least 3 years’ experience in mental health or addictions field this position is therapist for a residential setting that will require some evening and weekend work and/or on-call hours. Responsible for the overall clinical services to men/women/children/families that may have behavioral health and substance use issues. It requires a reasonable combination of the following knowledge and skills; Work with Mental Illness and addiction, use of cognitive behavioral therapies and twelve step facilitation skills, use of community resources and ability to serve as an appropriate role model. Compassion towards people living with behavioral health and substance use issues, and Hepatitis C and HIV/AIDS. Ability to convey respect to the target populations are critical.   Must learn and apply agency, personnel and program policies and procedures. Must have knowledge and understanding of the current treatment modalities and the ability to train and supervise any Social Work Interns.



1.  To provide assessment/evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment (individual, group, family therapies, case management, and referral services) of substance use disorders directly to clients of Volunteers of America Mid-States

2.  Provide clinical services daily to individuals/clients on case load (both individual and group sessions)

3.  Participate in weekly clinical supervision 

4.  Maintain billing requirements along with understanding of BHSO, AODE and KY Medicaid Regulations

5.  Manage caseload and client needs

6.  To develop and monitor service plans for individuals on assigned caseload.

7.  Work effectively with referral sources and community partners.

8.  To provide assessment, individual, group, family therapies, case management and referral services to residents (including substance use, behavioral health, job placement and educational programs).

9.  Document services through current, complete records.

10. To provide crisis counseling on personal, financial, employment, behavioral, crisis and substance abuse matters for residents.

11. Advise other staff on treatment matters and coordinate team treatment as appropriate.

12. To maintain statistical data on all residents on caseload through reporting.

13. To review service plans with staff and update files in accordance with CRR.

14. To monitor and enforce compliance of residents within programs as assigned.

15. To complete initial intakes as assigned.

16. To complete discharge planning as assigned.  

17. To participate in case conferencing and regular staff meetings with addiction recovery team.

18. To assist with daily operations of the residential program and coverage (including holidays and any  aftercare programs within programs) as needed.

 19. Assist with special projects such as Quality Assurance and to assist with ensuring compliance with 

   COA standards and CRR requirements.

20. Assist with documentation control on therapy files as assigned.

21. Participate in regular client review.

22. Maintain a current CPR and First Aid certificate.

23. Performance quality improvement (PQI) duties as assigned by supervision & PQI committee.

24. Other duties assigned.




1. To empower individuals and families to work through and cope with mental health and addiction issues and to live and independent life through recovery.

2.To comply with specified regulations and requirements within KY Medicaid regulations of providing

  substance use and mental health services with general Volunteers of America policies and procedures.

3. To model agency core values of integrity, compassion, diversity, commitment & justice to all internal and external contacts.




We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law