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Poughkeepsie, New York

Program Director

Full Time 40 hours week, excellent benefits package.

Job Description:

 The Program Director is a member of the leadership team who provides overall direction to an OASAS certified residential service program. The Program Director will provide clinical and administrative supervision to a multi-disciplinary team of staff in coordination with the Clinical Supervisor. The Program Director will also participate in administrative, quality improvement, and incident review committee meetings. 

Qualifications and Credentials: 

  • CASAC with Master’s degree in a Human Services field of study or,
  • Hold current licensure through the NYS Education Department in one of following fields of practice: LMSW, LCSW, LMHC, or LMFT.
  • Clinical experience in a substance use disorder treatment setting is preferred.
  • Successful completion of a New York State (NYS) OASAS approved 30 Hour Clinical Supervision Foundations I and II training program within three (3) months of employment.
  • Working knowledge of community resources, mental health, social services, and self-help programs.
  • Proficient with electronic health record systems (EHR).
  • Knowledge of OASAS regulations and Client Data System (CDS) preferred.
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