Substance Abuse Clinician - Addiction Institute at Mt. Sinai West Outpatient Addiction Treatment Program - Full Time/Days (Some Evenings)

Job Description

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Job Summary

To provide clinical counseling services to patients receiving opioid maintenance treatment at the Addiction Institute of Mount Sinai West Outpatient Addiction Treatment Program

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Provides individual adn group psychosocial counselling utilizing evidence based best practices to patient enrolled in the Opioid Treatment Program
  • Attends and participates proactively in team meetings
  • documents clinical work in the medical record according to OASAS and SAMHSA regulations
  • Manages the care of the assigned patients
  • Participates in clinical supervision
  • Provides reports of clinical services to supervisor when requested
  • Make referrals to appropriate resources for the ongoing care of patients
  • Interfaces with managed care companies and referral sources to implement treatment plans
  • Provides consultation to patients throughout the Mount Sinai West hospital when requested

Education Requirements:

High School Diploma or equivalent required

Bachelors Degree required

Master's Degree in Social Work or Mental Health Counseling preferred

Training and prior experience in Addiction Counseling strongly preferred

Experience Requirements:

A minimum of one year as a Counselor or other mental health clinician title required

Licensing and Certification Requirements:

CASAC or MSW/LCSW or LMHC or PhD required

Computer Skills:

Microsoft Office - Beginner


Strength Through Diversity


The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.


We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care. 


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Who We Are


Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.


Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.


The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 


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