|Title:||Behavior Health Specialist II|
|Department:||OBOT services Jail, Warren County|
|Job Location:||Bowling Green, Kentucky|
Title: BHS II
Worksite: Warren County Jail
Hours Status: FULL-TIME, HOURLY
Brief Job Description: Responsible for providing treatment to individuals seeking recovery from opioid use while incarcerated. A comprehensive team approach will be utilized, employing evidence-based practices along with the wisdom and healing power of Twelve Step recovery, to help individuals suffering from opioid use disorders achieve stable recovery. Therapy will include individual, and group. Provider will work with criminal justice system, and other referral sources by offering integrative programming to treat opioid use disorder.
Position requires a Bachelor's degree in psychology, social work or human services, as well as current enrollment in a Master’s program in social work, mental health counseling, marriage and family, or psychology. Experience working with the above populations is strongly preferred.
(Eligible graduate programs must meet the terms for licensure or certification under a professional board, and be completed within a typical timeframe, i.e. 2-3 years.)