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Providence Substance Use Disorder Professional - Chemical Dependence Op in Lacey, Washington


Providence is calling a Substance Use Disorder Professional (1.0 FTE, 40 hours per week Variable SHIFT) to work in Chemical Dependence Outpatient at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Lacey, WA.

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We are seeking a Substance Use Disorder Professional (SUDP) to provide counseling to chemically dependent patients and their families.

In this position you will:

  • Perform comprehensive clinical screenings (inquiry calls) and initiate admission process, if appropriate.

  • Develop and complete comprehensive biopsychosocial assessments, create a treatment plans, and counsel patients in a behavioral health setting.

  • Provide therapeutic individual and family sessions while maintaining positive therapeutic relationships within patient and staff boundaries.

  • Use open and clear communication with patients, family members, and multidisciplinary medical professionals while maintaining patient and employer confidentiality.

  • Demonstrate knowledge of substance use disorder treatment modalities and the ability to perform related functions consistent with the patient’s age, gender, cultural and spiritual influences, and ability to participate and benefit from the activity.

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Current Washington State license as a Substance Use Disorder Professional (SUDP)

  • Current AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Current Washington State Driver's License

  • Minimum two (2) years experience with persons with the primary problem of chemical dependency

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Master’s Degree in Counseling or related field

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Counseling or related field

  • Recent or current experience working with dual diagnosis patients

About the facility you will serve.

Providence St. Peter Chemical Dependency Center (PSPCDC) is part of Providence Behavioral Health Services, coordinating care with Providence St. Peter Hospital Psychiatry Services and Providence Sexual Assault Clinic. We offer programs for adults and adolescents, for Substance Use Disorder, Problem Gambling and Tobacco Cessation. Our treatment model incorporates the

nationally recognized American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) patient placement criteria, family involvement and community-based recovery support groups.

About Providence

At Providence, our strength lies in Our Promise of “Know me, care for me, ease my way.” Working at our family of organizations means that regardless of your role, we’ll walk alongside you in your career, supporting you so you can support others. We provide best-in-class benefits and we foster an inclusive workplace where diversity is valued, and everyone is essential, heard and respected. Together, our 120,000 caregivers (all employees) serve in over 50 hospitals, over 1,000 clinics and a full range of health and social services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. As a comprehensive health care organization, we are serving more people, advancing best practices and continuing our more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable.

Requsition ID: P362669
Company: Providence Jobs
Job Category: Behavioral Health
Job Function: Clinical Care
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Variable
Career Track: Clinical Professional
Address: WA Lacey 4800 College St SE

Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.