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DescriptionJob Schedule: Full Time
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Rushford Center, one of Connecticut’s leading providers of addiction and mental health services, is nationally recognized for delivering outstanding prevention, treatment and recovery programs. We offer a wide range of programs including Acute Care and Evaluation, Residential Addiction Treatment, Individual, Group & Family Therapy, Intensive Outpatient programs and Community Support Programs. Through the passion of our specialists, we continue to treat every patient with care, compassion and respect, while providing affordable and accessible services.
This position requires working with individuals with mental illnesses as well as medical illnesses (who may also have a co-occurring substance use disorder) in achieving and maintaining overall wellness and independent functioning. A comprehensive array of rehabilitation services are provided, much of which are in the community. Assessing client needs, planning and linkage to appropriate services, advocacy as well as providing outreach and engagement are essential job functions. Coordinate and provide services within an integrated and recovery oriented system of care.
Bachelor’s degree in mental health or human service discipline preferred, or Associates degree with minimum 2 years of experience.
Significant experience that relates to the population served required.
Requires current, valid Connecticut driver’s license. Must qualify for Public Service License.
Previous work experience with individuals with severe and persistent mental illness, preferred.
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With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge – helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance. Every moment matters. And this is your moment.