MHM Services, Inc
Substance Abuse Counselor
(LADAC or LSAA)
Grants, New Mexico
MHM Services is a leading provider of medical and mental health services to correctional facilities nationwide has a career opportunity available for a Substance Abuse Counselor at Western Newe Mexico Correctional Facility located in Grants, New Mexico.
We are seeking a Substance Abuse Counselor to coordinate all substance abuse/addiction program activities in a correctional setting with an adult female population. Responsibilities include: providing intake, assessment, treatment planning, and group and individual counseling.
Candidates must be a Licensed Alcohol and Drug Abuse Counselor (LADAC) or Licensed Substance Abuse Associate (LSAA). This is a full time position working 40 hours per week Mon thru Friday, with some flexibility.
MHM offers a competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefits package to include:
Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
Generous paid leave and holidays
401(k) plan with employer match
Continuing education benefit
Flexible spending accounts for health and dependent care
Wellness Activity subsidy and more!
For additional information, contact Debbie Ortega at (505) 333-0203 or at firstname.lastname@example.org
LADAC or LSAA in New Mexico Required
Experience in a correctional setting is a plus but not required
Must be able to pass and maintain security background clearance
MHM Services, Inc. (MHM), based in Vienna, Virginia, is the country's leading provider of specialized mental health services to healthcare and human services agencies, as well as to correctional systems. First incorporated as Mental Health Management, Inc. in 1981, the company organized and managed mental health services in hospitals, community agencies, nursing homes, and state mental health systems. For many years, the firm recruited staff, designed and implemented clinical service programs, and provided on-going management services. Since 1997, we have successfully focused our resources on the growing need for expert mental health services in state correctional systems and local detention facilities. That year, we organized MHM Correctional Services, Inc. We also secured our first two contracts to provide statewide mental health program and specialist services in Tennessee and Georgia to become the largest provider of correctional mental health services. With 25 years of experience, MHM is the leading national provider of contracted specialty mental health care services. Today we provide mental health services in nine states. Our contracts include seven statewide contracts, and four municipal jails.