The Connections program is seeking a Behavioral Health Provider with expertise in substance use treatment!
Behavioral Health Provider with Adult Substance Use Disorder Specialization
Full-time position (40 hours per week) with benefits.
This position will provide service on the Connections Adult Team. Will perform mental health and substance use assessments, brief interventions, referrals, and consultation for individuals and families seeking services for mental health and substance use/abuse.
Starting salary: $54,595 to $60,000 per year DOQ
Master’s degree or higher in a behavioral discipline and at least 3 years clinical experience in a behavioral health setting with an additional two years of experience specifically working with clients with substance use/abuse issues. Current Colorado license in a behavioral health profession and addiction counseling certification.
To receive full consideration, application materials should be received by 1/22/2020. Position will remain open and applications accepted until filled.
The Health District is a public health agency that provides residents of northern Larimer County with dental, mental health and preventive health services, in addition to connecting people to more affordable prescription and health insurance options.
Products and services:
• Sliding-fee and Medicaid dental services
• Prescription Assistance
• Sliding-fee mental health counseling and mental health referrals
• Low-cholesterol screening
• Quit tobacco counseling
• Assistance with low-cost health insurance options
• Online health information resource
Divisions and departments:
• Family Dental Clinic
• Dental Connections
• Mental Health Connections
• Health Promotion
• Healthy Mind Matters
• Larimer Health Connect
• Integrated Primary Care/Mental Health Program
The Health District is viewed as a cutting-edge, model public health agency in many areas, from its collection and use of local health statistics to its commitment to collaborative community problem solving around mental health and dental care.
In 2014, the Health District was designated a silver-level Bicycle Friendly Business by the League of American Bicyclists.
...Future of company:
Health District strategic priorities are determined by a publicly elected board of directors based on a variety of information, including data from a triennial community health survey.
The Health District is a gap-filling agency that is not in competition with other organizations. However, it does partner with many other local entities, including the Larimer County Department of Health and Environment, Poudre Valley Hospital/University of Colorado Health, SummitStone Health Partners and others.
Facebook URL: Facebook.com/HealthDistrict