Long-Term Care and Mental Health Technician (LTC/MHT)- Auburn, WA

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posted on March 29, 2017

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Full time (evening shift) with full benefits. The Long-Term Care and Mental Health Technician for ALF/DOH participates in a multi-disciplinary team to provide intensive rehabilitation services for mental health and personal care in the residential treatment facility for consumers who have a mental/medical illness. Through the provision of a full range of residential care services and service coordination (including assistance with daily living skills, personal care, accessing community resources, psychiatric treatment and medication management, housing, transportation, financial management, socialization and employment), the Long-Term Care and Mental Health Technician assists consumers in setting and attaining short and long term goals.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide residential care services including:
  1. assist consumers in acquiring independent living skills and addressing personal care needs, to include assisting consumers with maintaining environmental and personal hygiene (assist with bathing, pericare and changing clothes);
  2. teach problem-solving, goal-setting, social skills and communication skills;
  3. provide discharge planning services, matching the consumer with community resources;
  4. provide crisis intervention services, as necessary, utilizing skills in verbal de-escalation and management of assaultive behavior;
  • Advocate for consumers with community agencies and professionals, including heath care providers, case managers and the criminal justice system.
  • Maintain working relationships with community and government agencies, other professionals, family members of consumers and significant others.
  • Complete all documentation as required by WACs and company guidelines in a timely manner.

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required
  • AA/AS in Behavioral Sciences preferred. No experience required if educational level is AA or above.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in human services or with special needs population required, if educational level is high school or GED.
  • Must possess current Nursing Assistant Certification or current Home Care Aide Certification credential with Washington State.
  • Must be able to obtain a WA State Agency Affiliated Counselor credential within the first 30 days of hire.
  • Must be willing to complete First Aid/CPR training.
  • Must obtain a Washington State Food Worker’s Card/Permit within 14 days of hire.
  • WDL, insurable driving record and reliable transportation necessary

Salary = DOQ

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Alexis Owens or Courtney Francis, Job #17-062, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to or

 

Crisis Mental Health Specialist – Acute Care, Seattle WA

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posted on March 24, 2017

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Sound Mental Health is seeking a Crisis Mental Health Specialist to join our team! Sound Mental Health is a non-profit organization which has been a vital community resource since 1966; Sound Mental Health is one of King County’s most comprehensive providers of mental health, substance abuse and behavioral health services. Our mission is to strengthen our community and improve the lives of our clients by delivering excellent health and human services tailored to meet their needs.

Full time with full benefits The Crisis Mental Health Specialist is responsible for providing crisis services and consultation for Sound Mental Health clients and other contracted agencies.  Provides phone, onsite and community intervention on an as-needed basis.  As part of the Crisis Services team, provides crisis intervention services to clients including risk assessments, emotional support, resource referrals and safety planning.

We offer a competitive benefits package to all full-time employees including Medical & Dental Insurance: Premium 100% paid by SMH for employee coverage and child until the child’s 26th birthday, 401K, 3 weeks of Vacation, Paid Holidays, and Life Insurance.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide phone and onsite crisis assessment and intervention.
  • Provide risk and crisis assessments to local ER’s or community facilities as needed.
  • Provide after-hours coverage and support as needed.
  • Act as consultant and liaison with other care providers to coordinate services for clients.
  • Respond to subpoenas that may result from affidavits.
  • Provide documentation of services and activities.
  • Complete all documentation in timely manner.
  • Maintain working relationships with community and government agencies, other professionals, family members of clients and significant others.
  • Attend consultations, supervision, and trainings as designated by program manager.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in a therapeutic field
  • Minimum of two years of clinical experience working with individuals with mental illness or substance abuse disorders
  • Crisis intervention experience required
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a therapeutic field considered with at least two years of experience in crisis intervention
  • Mental Health Professional (MHP) designation preferred
  • Must obtain a WA State Agency Affiliated Counselor credential within 30 days of hire
  • WDL, insurable driving record and reliable transportation necessary

Salary = DOQ

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Alexis Owens or Peggy Entrop, Job #17-058, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to or

Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Clinician – SUD Services, Tukwila WA

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posted on March 21, 2017

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Sound Mental Health is seeking a The Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Clinician to join our team! Sound Mental Health is a non-profit organization which has been a vital community resource since 1966; Sound Mental Health is one of King County’s most comprehensive providers of mental health, substance abuse and behavioral health services. Our mission is to strengthen our community and improve the lives of our clients by delivering excellent health and human services tailored to meet their needs.

Two full time positions with full benefits (Tukwila).  The Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Clinician is responsible for providing diagnostic evaluation and treatment recommendations for adult clients applying for outpatient SUD treatment and for court referrals; will carry a caseload of SUD treatment clients as assigned; will conduct group therapy sessions as assigned.  The SUD Clinician is required to work with other departments and staff within SMH, as well as with outside agencies. The SUD Clinician receives supervision from the program manager.

We offer a competitive benefits package to all full-time employees including Medical & Dental Insurance: Premium 100% paid by SMH for employee coverage and child until the child’s 26th birthday, 401K, 3 weeks of Vacation, Paid Holidays, and Life Insurance.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide intake evaluations per ASAM (American Society of Addiction Medicine); individual and group therapy to adults, and families.
  • Provide direct supervision of trainees, students, and volunteers as per assigned.
  • Assist with updating the clinical manual.
  • Coordinate assignments concerning intake assessment, individual counseling, group sessions, and educational programs.
  • Identify and assess client problems from various frames of reference.
  • Develop and implement recovery plans, per ASAM criteria.
  • Identify training needs of chemical dependency trainees and recommend a plan.
  • Organize curriculum program and content.
  • Prepare necessary written reports, summaries and progress notes as dictated by agency policy to be part of clinical records.

Qualifications:

  • Chemical Dependency Professional (CDP) Certification strongly preferred; CDPT and minimum AA degree required.
  • Must have or be able to obtain a WA State Agency Affiliated Counselor credential within the first 60 days of hire.
  • Preferred candidate will have Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a therapeutic counseling field, nursing or special education.
  • Two years of clinical experience in counseling or case management required.
  • Minimum of one year of experience as a drug and alcohol counselor preferred.
  • Must have a valid Washington State driver’s license with an insurable driving record.

 

Salary = DOQ

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: John-Paul Sharp or Alexis Owens, Job #17-057 or #17-027, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to or

 

Clinician – Adult Services South, Auburn WA

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posted on March 21, 2017

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Sound Mental Health is seeking a Clincian to join our team! Sound Mental Health is a non-profit organization which has been a vital community resource since 1966; Sound Mental Health is one of King County’s most comprehensive providers of mental health, substance abuse and behavioral health services. Our mission is to strengthen our community and improve the lives of our clients by delivering excellent health and human services tailored to meet their needs.

Four positions, all full time with full benefits (Auburn).  The Clinician in this position is responsible for providing a range of outpatient services to all or a portion for the following population: older adolescents aged 18 to 25 and adult mental health clients.  Assessment, individual therapy, group treatment, and case management services are required.  Interventions may be time limited or longer term, and will be part of an outcome-oriented treatment plan developed with in a managed care framework, which includes periodic reviews for appropriateness of services and intensity.  The individual in this position will participate actively in the treatment planning and review process, including supporting documentation of the clinical services performed.

We offer a competitive benefits package to all full-time employees including Medical & Dental Insurance: Premium 100% paid by SMH for employee coverage and child until the child’s 26th birthday, 401K, 3 weeks of Vacation, Paid Holidays, and Life Insurance.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide initial assessments; evaluate client needs and develop comprehensive treatment plans and provide treatment services to assigned clients.
  • Provide individual and group therapy to adults and/or adolescents
  • Provide all required case management services for outpatient level of care.
  • Perform collateral liaison duties with other community providers as they relate to individual clinical cases.
  • Maintain accurate and timely clinical records according to agency policy.
  • Attend consultations, supervision, and trainings as designated by program manager.
  • Relate to others in a professional manner, respectful of individual and cultural differences.

Qualifications:

  • Requires master’s degree in related field and 1 years’ experience.
  • Mental Health Professional (MHP) required
  • Excellent diagnostic skills; experience in treatment of severe and chronic mental illness with good case management skills strongly desired.
  • Experience with trauma and/or domestic violence preferred
  • Must be able to obtain a WA State Agency Affiliated Counselor credential within the first 30 days of hire.
  • Chemical Dependency Professional or Chemical Dependence Professional Trainee certification desired.
  • Must have WA state driver’s license and insurable driving record as well as reliable transportation

 

Salary = DOQ

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Patricia Dickerson or Alexis Owens, Job #17-056, #17-043, #17-012 or #16-203

1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to or

 

Crisis Mental Health Specialist – NDA Program, Seattle, WA

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posted on March 10, 2017

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Sound Mental Health is seeking a full-time Crisis Mental Health Specialist (NDA) to join our team! Sound Mental Health is a non-profit leader in behavioral health services and has been a vital community resource since 1966. SMH provides comprehensive mental health, substance abuse and behavioral health services throughout King County. Our mission is to strengthen our community and improve the lives of our clients by delivering excellent health and human services tailored to meet their needs.

The Crisis Mental Health Specialist is responsible for providing crisis services and consultation for Sound Mental Health as part of the Next Day Appointment (NDA) program.  Provides short term crisis assessment, planning, and follow up for un-enrolled clients who are referred through the King County Crisis Clinic.  Responsible for providing next-day appointments to emergency-room clients throughout King County. Provides brief follow-up care and crisis hotline support.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide crisis assessments for a pre-designated number of clients per week.
  • Provide phone and outreach crisis assessment and intervention.
  • Act as consultant and liaison with other care providers to coordinate services for clients.
  • Respond to subpoenas that may results from affidavits.
  • Provide case management/therapeutic services to clients.
  • Provide documentation of services and activities.
  • Complete all documentation in timely manner.
  • Maintain working relationships with community and government agencies, other professionals, family members of clients and significant others.
  • Attend consultations, supervision, and trainings as designated by program manager.
  • Maintain ethical and competent client and peer relationships in the delivery of service.
  • Relate to others in a professional manner, respectful of individual and cultural differences.
  • Comply with all applicable federal, state and county laws and regulations, SMH policies and procedures and all safety regulations.
  • Understand and apply recovery concepts in behavioral health.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in therapeutic counseling field
  • 2 years’ experience, to include clinical experience as a psychotherapist or case manager, working with emotionally disturbed and chronically mentally ill clients
  • Crisis experience
  • Mental Health Professional designation preferred
  • Must obtain a WA State Agency Affiliated Counselor credential within 30 days of hire
  • Must have WA state driver’s license and insurable driving record as well as reliable transportation

Salary = DOQ

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Alexis Owens or Stephanie Berg, Job #17-051, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to or  

 

Sound Mental Health is seeking a full-time Crisis Mental Health Specialist (ECS) to join our team! Sound Mental Health is a non-profit leader in behavioral health services and has been a vital community resource since 1966. SMH provides comprehensive mental health, substance abuse and behavioral health services throughout King County. Our mission is to strengthen our community and improve the lives of our clients by delivering excellent health and human services tailored to meet their needs.

The ECS Crisis Mental Health Specialist is responsible for providing crisis services, clinical services and consultation for SMH ECS clients. Provides phone and outreach intervention. As part of the Hospital Transitions team, provides assessments, case management, therapy and crisis planning for clients.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide phone and onsite crisis assessment and intervention.
  • Act as consultant and liaison with other care providers to coordinate services for clients.
  • Respond to subpoenas that may result from affidavits.
  • Provide documentation of services and activities.
  • Complete all documentation in timely manner.
  • Maintain working relationships with community and government agencies, other professionals, family members of clients and significant others.
  • Attend consultations, supervision, and trainings as designated by program manager.
  • Maintain ethical and competent client and colleague relationships in the delivery of service.
  • Relate to others in a professional manner, respectful of individual and cultural differences.
  • Comply with all applicable federal, state and county laws and regulations, SMH policies and procedures and all safety regulations.
  • Understand and apply recovery concepts in behavioral health.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in a therapeutic field
  • Minimum of two years of clinical experience working with individuals with mental illness or substance abuse disorders
  • Crisis intervention experience required
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a therapeutic field considered with at least two years of experience in crisis intervention
  • Mental Health Professional (MHP) designation preferred
  • Must obtain a WA State Agency Affiliated Counselor credential within 30 days of hire
  • WDL, insurable driving record and reliable transportation necessary

Salary = DOQ

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Alexis Owens or Mary Kannegaard, Job #17-050, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to or 

Clinician – Adult Services Southcenter – Tukwila, WA

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posted on March 3, 2017

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Sound Mental Health is seeking three Clinician – Adult Services to join our team! Sound Mental Health is a non-profit leader in behavioral health services and has been a vital community resource since 1966. SMH provides comprehensive mental health, substance abuse and behavioral health services throughout King County. Our mission is to strengthen our community and improve the lives of our clients by delivering excellent health and human services tailored to meet their needs.

The Clinician-Adult Services in this position may include some evenings. The Clinician is responsible for providing a range of outpatient services including assessment, individual therapy, group treatment, and case management services to all or a portion of the following population: older adolescents aged 18 to 25 and adult mental health clients.  Participate actively in the treatment planning and review process, including supporting documentation of the clinical services performed. Experience with severely mentally ill population desired. Chemical dependency experience, trauma and/or domestic violence treatment preferred

We offer a competitive benefits package to all full-time employees including Medical & Dental Insurance (Premium 100% paid by SMH for employee coverage and child until the child’s 26th birthday), paid Vacation, Holidays, Life/LTD Insurance, and 401k.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide initial assessments; evaluate client needs and develop comprehensive treatment plans and provide treatment services to assigned clients.
  • Provide individual and group therapy to adults and/or adolescents
  • Provide all required case management services for outpatient level of care.
  • Perform collateral liaison duties with other community providers as they relate to individual clinical cases.
  • Maintain accurate and timely clinical records according to agency policy.
  • Attend consultations, supervision, and trainings as designated by program manger.
  • Relate to others in a professional manner, respectful of individual and cultural differences.
  • Comply with all applicable federal, state and county laws and regulations, SMH policies and
  • procedures and all safety regulations.

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in related field and 1 year experience OR Bachelors degree in related field and 5 years experience
  • MHP or independent licensure preferred.
  • CD experience preferred.
  • Excellent diagnostic and psychotherapy skills with emphasis on community support strongly desired.
  • Must be able to obtain credential from WA Dept. of Health upon hire. WDL, car and excellent driving record necessary.
  • Experience with severely mentally ill population desired.
  • Chemical dependency experience, trauma and/or domestic violence treatment preferred

Salary = DOQ.

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Lisa Cooper, Job #17-045, #17-044 or #16-181, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to

Sound Mental Health is a non-profit mental health agency with locations throughout King County.  Our mission is to strengthen our community and improve the lives of our clients by delivering excellent health and human services tailored to meet their needs. 

Send a resume with a cover letter specifying position desired (position name and job #) to the hiring manager’s attention as outlined in the position description paragraph. 

Full time with full benefits (Tukwila).  The Clinician/Case Manager works with adult clients who have a mental illness/chemical dependency and assists them in becoming as independent as possible in the community.  The clients are involved in multi systems and through the provision of a full range of case management services and service coordination.

Required:  A Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in related field, with a strong emphasis in working with adults, families and community agencies; plus a minimum of two years clinical experience and demonstrated skills in clinical assessment and treatment. Direct clinical experience with minority and low‑income individuals and families necessary. Must be able to obtain credential from WA Dept. of Health upon hire. Must have WA state driver’s license and insurable driving record as well as reliable transportation.

Salary = DOQ.

Visit us at www.smh.org to learn more about who we are.

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Jaquelyn Harmon, Job #17-034, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to

SMH is an EEO/AA Employer

Mental Health Clinician – Deaf Services (SSH) – Seattle, WA

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posted on February 10, 2017

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Sound Mental Health is a non-profit mental health agency with locations throughout King County.  Our mission is to strengthen our community and improve the lives of our clients by delivering excellent health and human services tailored to meet their needs. 

Send a resume with a cover letter specifying position desired (position name and job #) to the hiring manager’s attention as outlined in the position description paragraph.

Part time (30 hours per week) with partial (pro-rated) benefits (Seattle). Works with clients who have a mental illness and assists them in becoming as independent as possible in the community. Through the provision of a full range of case management services, crisis services and service coordination, assists clients in setting and attaining short- and long-term goals. Serves as a resource and provides leadership to other team members. The Clinician must be fluent in ASL and knowledgeable about Deaf culture, and will maintain liaison with other human service agencies in the Deaf community.

Required: Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in social work. Must be able to obtain credential from WA Dept. of Health upon hire. WDL & excellent driving record necessary.

Preferred: counseling or related field required; MHP status preferred.

Salary = DOQ.

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to: Sound Mental Health, Attn: Anne Baldwin, Job #17-033, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to

Visit us at www.smh.org to learn more about who we are.

SMH is an EEO/AA Employer.

 

Clinician – Child and Family Services East – Bellevue, WA

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posted on February 10, 2017

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Part time (20 hours per week) with partial/pro-rated benefits (Bellevue).  The Clinician is responsible for providing assessment, direct clinical intervention, and supportive consultation to child, adolescent, and adult family members presenting with a wide variety of emotional, behavioral and co-occurring disorders.  Delivery of therapeutic services in the office, school, and community, to child, adolescent, and adult family members will be emphasized, including ongoing consultation and collaboration with collateral agencies (schools, agencies, caseworkers, etc.).  The individual in this position will be required to work with the Division of Child and Family Services (DCFS), education (school), inpatient facilities, mental health residential facilities, and other systems of care in developing holistic, strength based, recovery oriented therapeutic plans to maintain children and adolescents with significant mental health problems in the community.  A Master’s degree in a therapeutic counseling field, nursing, or special education, with a strong emphasis in working with adolescents, children, families and community agencies is required.  A minimum of two years clinical experience as a psychotherapist or case manager with children and adolescents and demonstrated skills in clinical assessment and treatment of multi-problem families is preferred.  Direct clinical experience with minority and low-income families is required.  Because of the nature of the target population, experience with ethnic/cultural diversity is preferred.  WA state driver’s license, insurable driving record and reliable transportation necessary.  Must be able to obtain credential from WA Dept. of Health upon hire. Licensure & MHP preferred.

Salary = DOQ.

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Theresa Winther, Job #17-032, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to

Clinician – Transition Support Program – Seattle, WA

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posted on February 10, 2017

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Full time with full benefits (Tukwila or Seattle). The goal of the Transition Support Program (TSP) is to reduce the number and length of stay of people psychiatrically detained in King County community hospitals and to help those involuntarily detained to successfully transition from the hospital setting to their homes or other supportive community-based settings. The TSP provides assessment, planning, and coordination services, and creates plans to avoid future hospitalization. Preferred: Master’s degree in therapeutic counseling field or social work and 2 years’ experience, including clinical experience as a psychotherapist or case manager, working with the chronically mentally ill. A Bachelor’s Degree with applicable experience may be considered.  Must be able to obtain credential from WA Dept. of Health upon hire. WDL & excellent driving record necessary.

Salary = DOQ.

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Stephanie Berg, Job #17-031, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to

Full time with full benefits (Seattle). The CCAP Clinician works with adult clients who have a mental illness/chemical dependency diagnosis. Assists clients in resolving their legal issues and becoming as independent as possible in the community.  The clients are court ordered to CCAP and involved in multi systems. Through the provision of a full range of group treatment, individual treatment, educational groups, case management services and service coordination, the CCAP Clinician assists clients in setting and attaining short and long term goals.  Serves as a resource for, and provides leadership to, other team members.  Good communication with the criminal justice system on behalf of clients is required.  Master’s or Bachelor’s Degree and minimum two years’ related clinical experience required.  MHP and CDP with criminal justice experience preferred; CDPT required.  WDL & excellent driving record necessary.

Salary = DOQ.

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to: Sound Mental Health, Attn: Scott Edwards, Job #17-028, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to

Housing Case Manager – Homeless Services/Housing First – Tukwila, WA

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posted on January 20, 2017

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Full time with full benefits (Tukwila).  Provide housing search, comprehensive housing case management and housing stabilization services to clients who are homeless, mentally ill, substance abusing or chemically dependent, and involved with the criminal justice system.  Knowledge of community resources and ability to work with systems is highly desirable.  BA in therapeutic counseling field, nursing, or special education required; MA preferred. A minimum of two years of direct clinical experience with minority and low-income individuals and families, and demonstrated skills in clinical assessment and treatment, are required.  WDL & excellent driving record necessary.

Salary = DOQ.

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Craig Jacobson, Job #17-013, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to

Forensic Clinician/Case Manager – Sound Reentry – Seattle, WA

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posted on December 16, 2016

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Full time with full benefits (Seattle).  Responsibilities include working with adult clients who have a primary co-occurring disorder and assisting them in becoming as independent as possible in the community using recovery language and principles.  The consumers are involved in the criminal justice system and can receive a full range of case management services with close criminal justice coordination.  BA & two years related experience required, MA/MHP preferred.  Direct clinical experience with minority and low-income individuals and families is essential.  Experience working with clients with chemical dependency issues desired. Must be able to obtain credential from WA Dept. of Health upon hire. Must have WA driver’s license and insurable driving record as well as reliable transportation.

Salary = DOQ.

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Marissa Waite, Job #16-194, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to

Lead Clinician – Intensive Supportive Housing, Gossett Place – Seattle, WA

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posted on September 13, 2016

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Full time (Sunday-Thursday 10am – 6pm) with full benefits (Gossett Place, Seattle).  Provide leadership, support and functional administrative supervision to their assigned site.  Assist in consulting hourly staff and interns/volunteers, and review intake and treatment plans.  Fill Clinician/Case Manager role for their assigned caseload, working with adult clients in supportive housing programs and assist clients to become as independent as possible in the community. Serve as a resource for, and provide leadership and example to, other team members. Master’s degree in a therapeutic counseling field, nursing, or special education. Strong emphasis in working with adults, families and community agencies is required. MHP required. Direct clinical experience with minority and low-income individuals and families is required. Minimum of two years’ clinical experience as a clinician or case manager with demonstrated skills in clinical assessment and treatment.  Must be able to obtain credential from WA Dept. of Health upon hire. Must have WA driver’s license and insurable driving record as well as reliable transportation.

Salary = DOQ.

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Annamaria Gueco, Job #16-161, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to  

COD Liaison – Project START – Seattle, WA

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posted on March 4, 2016

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Full time with full benefits (Seattle).  The COD Liaison serves as the point of contact for mentally ill people involved in the criminal justice system.  The liaison seeks to identify appropriate connections to services within the provider network, and works with justice systems and other agencies to provide such services. Also provides linkage for appropriate mental-health/CD treatment, reviews treatment recommendations, and works closely with the criminal justice and day reporting center to ensure compliance and follow-through.  Works closely with area probation, jail staff and provider network to aid referrals to treatment and monitoring treatment compliance. Master’s degree in a social services field is required. Two years’ experience working with chronically mentally ill involved in the criminal justice system is required; at least six months’ experience working with courts and defendants is recommended. Must qualify for Mental Health Professional designation.  A working knowledge of co-occurring behavioral health issues is an advantage. Must have WA state driver’s license and insurable driving record as well as reliable transportation.

Salary = DOQ.

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Richelle Nordeen, Job #16-051, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to

Reentry Case Manager – Court Transitions South – Tukwila, WA

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posted on December 16, 2015

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Full time with full benefits (Tukwila). The Reentry Case Manager serves as the point of contact for Reentry case management services for program participants involved in the criminal justice systems in south and east King county municipal jails, King County Correctional Facility and Regional Justice Center.  This position works closely with release planning, jail liaisons, probation, the courts and DOC. Reentry case management includes securing linkages and escorting clients to housing, employment and all human and social services needs in the community.  The Reentry case manager will begin work with clients in-custody and serve as the case manager until clients are fully stabilized in housing or shelter.  Services linkage to support recovery may include housing, medical services, basic needs support, mental health and chemical dependency treatment, entitlements funding, vocational training and employment, transportation, and many other identified needs.  The Reentry CM will review treatment recommendations and work closely with treatment providers and probation to ensure linkages. Preferred candidate will have an MHP with a Master’s degree in a social services field and two years of experience working with chronically mentally ill involved in the criminal justice system. At least six months’ experience working with courts and defendants is recommended. Minimum requirement is a Bachelor’s Degree and two years of applicable full time experience. A working knowledge of co-occurring behavioral health issues is an advantage.  Because of the nature of the target population, candidate should have experience with ethnic/cultural diversity.

Salary = DOQ.

Send letter of interest, resume and salary history to:  Sound Mental Health, Attn: Jamie Noritake, Job #15-191, 1600 E. Olive St., Seattle, WA 98122, or fax to (206) 302-2210, or e-mail to