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Merakey *Behavior Specialist - Dual Diagnosis (MH/IDD)* in Cumberland, Maryland

Merakey is seeking a Part-Time Dual Diagnosis (Mental Health and IDD Behavior Specialist based out of Somerset, PA serving the Bedford/Somerset region

PAY: $30.45/hour

POSITION OVERVIEW

The Behavior Specialist is responsible for assessing, planning, and developing recovery treatment and support plans for adults with an Intellectual Developmental Disability and mental health diagnosis. The Behavior Specialist provides intensive therapeutic services in all types of settings, including but not limited to community living arrangements, schools, community settings, natural support residents, etc. The Behavioral Specialist, in collaboration with other members of the treatment team, design and directs the implementation of a recovery treatment and support plan that utilizes a person-centered approach.

This position is Part-Time minimum 24 hours per week with potential to move to full-time.

Merakey offers a continuum of care in behavioral health (includes mental health and addictive diseases), integrating services in both community and site-based settings. These services provide a wide range of recovery focused treatment, services, and supports for children and adults.

Site/Clinic Based Services

  • The Center for Hope

  • Outpatient

  • Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)

  • Parents and Children Together (PACT)

  • Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP)

  • Psychiatric/Socialization Rehabilitation for Hope

  • Residential Services for Children and Adults

Community Based Services

  • Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) and Forensic Assertive Community Treatment (FACT)

  • Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services (BHRS)

  • Case Management / Recovery Coaching

  • Community Health Liaison (CHL)

  • Community and School Based Behavioral Health (CSBBH)

  • Crisis Intervention

  • Substance Use Disorder Services

  • Dual Diagnosis Treatment Team (DDTT)

  • Family Based Mental Health Services

  • Therapeutic Family Care

  • Foster Care Plus

  • Peer Support

  • Student Assistance Program (SAP)

  • Supported Employment

  • Supports for Permanency (SFP)

For more information on each individual service, please visit: https://www.merakey.org/services-behavioral-health.html

Applicants can send resumes directly to Shelby.Wagner @Merakey.org or through our website at https://www.merakey.org/careers.html

Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!

EOE Protected Veterans/Disability

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