Job Description

Behavioral Health Specialist (FT) (Family Preservation Program)
Owensboro, KY, United States of America


At Audubon Area Community Services, we are dedicated to Helping People, Changing Lives, and Strengthening Communities. This is why we exist as an organization. Each and every service we provide contributes to a much larger purpose than ourselves. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to make a difference in your community. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V - Drug Free Workplace

Job Skills / Requirements

Starting salary: $49,608.00 annually. Will facilitate the development, coordination, implementation, and evaluation of client care activities associated with mental health, substance abuse, domestic violence or safety risk factors for families referred by the Kentucky DCBS in the seven county Green River Region. Will focus on areas of clinical quality measures, other clinical outcome and fidelity measures, provision of evidenced based practices for in-home services, and other quality related activities. Responsibilities will also include meetings and collaborative activities. Reimbursed state mileage rate for travel. Valid driver's license and dependable transportation required. Training provided. This project is funded under a contract with the Cabinet for Health and Family Services with state and federal funds.  

A Master's degree in social work, psychology, mental health counseling, or child and family therapy is required. License to practice clinical discipline by the state of Kentucky is required. Two years of related experience is preferred. 

Education Requirements (Any)

Masters Degree in related field

Additional Information / Benefits

Deadline to apply: July 17, 2022

Benefits: Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Paid Vacation, Paid Sick Days, Paid Holidays, Pension/Retirement

This job reports to the Program Manager

This is a Full-Time position 1st Shift.

Relocation is not provided and travel is required for day trips only

Number of Openings for this position: 1