The Salvation Army - Metro Division Intake Assessment Therapist in Detroit, Michigan
Recruit, screen, and assess individuals as to their eligibility for Harbor Light System programs by conducting intakes and providing referrals.
• Provide screening, assessment, referral and follow up services for individuals seeking admission to Harbor Light programs• Complete Screening, Assessment, Referral, and Follow-Up data reporting forms• Assess potential client to determine ability to pay sliding fee scale• Refer to area Central Diagnostic and Referral Agency for interim services to those individuals who cannot be admitted to treatment within 48 hours• Maintain waiting list for State funded clients• Submit Capacity Matrix Forms to Site Administrator• Serve as a liaison between local probation/parole departments, Central Diagnostic Referral agencies and other outside referral sources• Establish linkage with a comprehensive community network of health and social service providers• Maintain a working knowledge of the American Society of Addiction Medicine manual and the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM –IV TR)• Complete intake process for clients within established time frame as indicated for each program. This includes completion of all required critical documents• Provide treatment satisfaction surveys at admission and determine accessibility and efficiency of services• Follow up with referrals of detox clients to assist in development of aftercare plan
• Must possess a Master’s degree in the Behavioral Science (Social Work, Counseling, Psychology, or Addiction Studies) with significant course work in substance abuse treatment.• Must possess MCBAP appropriate certification (CAADC, CADC-M, CADC) or approved MCBAP Development Plan• Possess American Society of Addiction Medicine Training or receive training within one year of employment• Basic Computer skills Proficiency with Microsoft Office Applications, and Email• Experience using Electronic Medical Records systems preferred• T.B Test and police clearance required
Job ID 2021-17394
of Openings 1
Category Harbor Light
Type Regular Full-Time