The (Qualified Professional/QP) is a graduate of a college or university with a bachelors degree in a human service field and has two years full-time, post-bachelors degree accumulated MH/DD/SA experience with the population served, or college graduate with a degree other than human service with four years of full time post graduate experience and/or a substance abuse professional who has two years of full-time, post bachelor’s degree accumulated supervised experience in alcoholism and drug abuse counseling.
The Qualified Professional will perform the following tasks, but not limited to...
Provide direct care counseling services to Day Treatment consumers in a group setting.
Implement and reinforce Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) based curriculum.
Assist in planning and coordination of services.
Model and teach problem-solving, emotional regulation, communication and social skills.
Attend weekly staff meetings, monthly clinical supervision and trainings as required.
Maintain appropriate documentation of services provided in accordance with Federal and State Medicaid standards.