3999 Fort Campbell Blvd, Hopkinsville, KY 42240
|Title||Mental Health Associate – Drug Court|
MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATE- DRUG COURT
REPORTING/COORDINATING RELATIONSHIP: Director of Substance Abuse Services
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: None
(1) Intake, screening, referrals, and crisis intervention services, responding within one hour of the request when assigned to that service.
Minimum of Bachelor’s degree, enrolled in human service related Master’s program (Counseling, Psychology, or Social Work) and currently in internship/practicum phase. Individual must be licensed to provide mental health services in the state of Kentucky within 12 months of hire date. Must complete 20 hours of substance abuse education annually to be credentialed as a Qualified Substance Abuse Professional. Must have a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation, and present proof of automobile insurance. Must pass a legally required Criminal Record Check and Sexual Offender Registry check, and present proof of a recent (less than 1-year-old) TB skin test.