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Addictions Clinical Supervisor, Burns, OR

Greater Oregon Behavioral Health, Inc.

Behavioral Health Professional

Burns, OR

June 7, 2018

Addictions Clinical Supervisor needed!

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PURPOSE OF POSITION: In a lead capacity, assess, diagnose, treat, and counsel individuals and families affected by substance abuse and issues. Ensure program compliance with all state and federal regulations.


  • Provide lead direction to clinic staff, including assigning and reviewing work, evaluating performance, and recommend various personnel actions.
  • Provide regular clinical supervision of addictions treatment staff, addictions interns, and addictions treatment staff of contracted community partners.
  • Provide substance abuse counseling to adults, adolescents, and families in individual and group settings.
  • Develop and implement curriculum for a variety of groups related to substance abuse.
  • Perform intake and assessment, and develop treatment plans and/or treatment referrals for clients referred by corrections, public agencies, employees, families or other means.
  • Monitor client progress and adherence to treatment plan; maintain client files and case documentation in accordance with related policies.
  • Establish and maintain working relationships with community resources and agencies. Utilize/make referrals to assist client in plans for education, vocational training, employment, housing, transportation, medical, mental health treatment, etc.
  • Serve as drug detection specialist. Administer random UAs on clients and submit to testing lab.
  • Prepare and submit required forms and reports related to programs and activities.
  • Follow all safety rules and procedures for work areas.
  • Maintain caseload of 15-20 active clients.


Thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of substance abuse diagnosis, treatment and prevention, counseling and interviewing techniques, the dynamics of interpersonal relationships, and community/resources programs. Equivalent to a high school diploma, plus additional specialized training equal to two (2) years of college in psychology, social sciences, or related field, and over two (2) years of related experience, or any satisfactory combination of experience and training which demonstrates the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the above duties.


Possession of a CADC Level II at time of employment.

For immediate consideration, please send your resume and cover letter to Tonya Christensen, Senior Recruiter via email: Please do not apply direct. EOE

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