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Residential Therapist QMHP - River Bridge SRTF/PSRB
Columbia Care Services is a non-profit, mental health treatment agency offering a full spectrum of behavioral health care. We are more than a company. We are a team of people who are in the business of changing people's lives. We specialize in providing outpatient services, residential treatment programs, mental health housing, and affiliated services for individuals living with mental illness. We are also proud to serve Veterans.
About the Program
River Bridge (at the Heeran Center) is a 16-bed, Secure Residential Treatment Facility located in Eugene, Oregon, operated by ColumbiaCare Services. There, clients who are affected by severe and persistent mental illness receive quality treatment, stabilization and work towards recovery. The River Bridge program will serve 8 adults under the jurisdiction of the Psychiatric Security Review Board, and another 8 adults that are under civil commitment.
About the Position
We have a Full-Time opening for a Residential Therapist (Qualified Mental Health Professional) to provide clinical services at our River Bridge SRTF facility in Eugene, OR. This position provides clinical services and supervision for individuals affected by a severe and persistent mental illness in a residential treatment setting. This position requires the ability to assist with training and clinical oversight of the Residential Associates who provide the 24-hour residential support services to the residents. The QMHP will report to the Facility Administrator for day-to-day supervision and work assignments, and be supervised by the ColumbiaCare Clinical Director for clinical standards and quality improvement.
Work Schedule: Monday – Friday 9:00am-5:00pm (Day, with some flexibility)
This position requires the ability to perform a Comprehensive Mental Health Assessment, Assessment Updates and Treatment Plan. The QMHP will also provide clinical oversight and consultation to facility staff and liaison with other community providers. In addition, while we are an organization that does not practice seclusion or restraint, we do still require our direct care staff to successfully complete our Verbal and Physical Intervention (VPI) crisis de-escalation training, which includes performing various physical, evasion and safety maneuvers in class.
MUST be QMHP Certified through Mental Health & Addictions Certification Board of Oregon (MHACBO) -OR- Meet eligibility qualifications to register with MHACBO
MUST meet State of Oregon QMHP credentials:
a) Master’s degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work or related field;
Bachelor's degree in Nursing and be Licensed by the State of Oregon
b) MUST meet OAR requirement for QMHP by having completed TWO (2) YEARS of post-graduate clinical experience in a mental health treatment setting
Successful applicants MUST have a valid Oregon driver’s license, maintain a safe driving record, and have the ability to pass a DHS criminal background check.
Salary & Benefits
Starting at $4,000 per month/DOE and QMHP credentials. This is a salary exempt position. ColumbiaCare offers a comprehensive benefits package for full-time employees, which includes: Medical/Dental/Vision coverage, 9 paid Holidays per year (eligible immediately), substantial Sick and Vacation accrual (12 days per year each), 403b Retirement Plan with up to a generous 6% company match immediately vested, Flexible Spending Account, Wellness Benefit of $400 per year and Company Paid Life Insurance Policy for employees. Our organization is qualified for federal student aid public service loan forgiveness program. We offer a retention bonus after 6 months of continuous employment and after 1 year of continuous employment. For more information about our employment benefits, please visit our Career Page at www.columbiacare.org/careercenter.
HOW TO APPLY:
For more details about on how to apply, please visit our website http://www.columbiacare.org/ and/or view our CAREER CENTER page at http://www.columbiacare.org/careercenter.html. Our employment opportunities are listed by region, select EUGENE.
ColumbiaCare gives special preference to veterans and individuals who have personal lived experience with mental illness.
We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and we give priority to applicants that qualify under protected veteran status.