5500 Buena Vista
Roeland Park, KS 66205
P.O. Box 1063
Mission, KS 66222
© Heartland Regional Alcohol & Drug Assessment Center

DUI Care Coordinator / Substance Abuse Specialist – KC Metro

DUI Care Coordinator / Substance Abuse Specialist – KC Metro

Conduct comprehensive assessment, referral and ongoing monitoring of the clinical substance abuse needs of clients following sentencing guidelines of DUI offenders with 3 or more convictions, in order to reduce recidivism, enhance risk reduction and public safety.

Responsibilities

Administer the KCPC Screening Instrument, and other screening tools to determine a Substance Use Disorder diagnosis, using ASAM and DSM-V diagnostic criteria
Rate the severity of alcohol/drug use & recommending an appropriate placement at the safest and most clinically appropriate level of care in a treatment setting that matches the client needs
Monitor and document clients during one year of post-imprisonment supervision for 3rd or more DUI.
Work in a multi-disciplinary environment with community corrections/court services agencies, treatment providers and other stakeholders
Assess ongoing need for clinical care/ generate clinically appropriate referrals to community based recovery-oriented systems of care
Travel required to outlying communities to meet with clients and stakeholders
Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree required / Master's degree preferred
Licensure through the Behavioral Sciences Regulatory Board (BSRB) of KS
LAC – Licensed Addictions Counselor
LMAC – Licensed Masters Addictions Counselor
LCAC – Licensed Clinical Addictions Counselor
Computer skills require proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel & Outlook
Ability to document client progress in electronic medical record
Excellent interpersonal skills, verbal and written
Ability to work autonomously and effectively with the public and staff
A demonstrated ability to work effectively with diverse populations
Attention to detail for documentation and reporting
Travel is required in this position
Bi-lingual skills a plus
Benefits

Salary is based on level of education and experience.

Full benefits package available including health, dental, vision and term life insurance as well as Paid Time Off & Paid Holidays.
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Application Instructions
Send resume to: kris@hradac.com  
Kris Carnahan, Director of Operations & Administrative Services
Heartland Regional Alcohol & Drug Assessment Center
913-789-0952 or 1-800-281-0029