Behavioral Health Clinician
JOB TITLE: Behavioral Health Clinician
LOCATION: Unalaska, Alaska
OPENING DATE: August 3, 2021
CLOSES: Open Until Filled
SALARY: Depending on Experience
WORK HOURS: 7.5 hrs/day
DUTIES: Will be responsible for providing comprehensive psychological assessment, outpatient psychological services, substance use assessments, data collection, and data entry for program requirements and sustainability. Direct clinical care for all ages with a focus on supporting individuals struggling with social stressors including but not limited to the national pandemic. Services may be provided in-person, following mandated social distancing rules or via tele-behavioral health. Assist with quality assurance, clinical records management, case management, and behavioral health outreach to the Aleutian and Pribilof communities as needed. Adhere to State of Alaska Regulations, Joint Commission on Accreditation standards, CMS (Medicaid), and private insurance guidelines. Partial tele-work may be required.
QUALIFICATIONS: Master’s Degree (required) in a field such as Clinical Psychology, Clinical Social Work, Counseling Psychology, or equivalent. Doctoral Degree accepted in a field such as Clinical Psychology, Counseling Psychology, or equivalent. Degree must be from an accredited resident based, non-distance learning program. Person must be eligible at time of hire for Alaska State Licensure in the employee’s professional discipline. Preferred Alaska State Licensed issued by the Board of Psychology or may be license eligible within 6 months. Knowledge of federal confidentiality regulations and requirements. Tele-behavioral health experience preferred. Must have knowledge and ability to interact with cross-cultural clients and ability to work effectively with different cultures. Ability to prepare and present effective oral and written report in required format. Willing to take training and attend workshops periodically to enhance job performance and knowledge. Must be willing to travel. A valid Alaska Drivers License preferred. Native preference will be given depending on experience.
Apply online at www.apiai.org or email resume and application to:
Aleutian Pribilof Islands Association, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources Director
1131 East International Airport Road
Anchorage, Alaska 99518
Phone: (907) 276-2700
Fax: (907) 279-4351
* Native preference will be given to qualified applicant pursuant to P.L. 93-638.