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Ben Surby
by Talent Acquisition
Published: September 6, 2022 (4 weeks ago)

Your Opportunity:

Alberta Health Services (AHS) Addictions and Mental Health (AMH) Access 24/7 Program provides a range of urgent and non-urgent addiction and mental health services including service navigation, screening, assessment, referral, consultation, crisis intervention, outreach and short term stabilization. AMH Access 24/7 has an exciting new Mental Health Therapist opportunity which offers clients a centralized and integrated intake using a “front door” location at Anderson Hall. In this Mental Health Therapist position, you will have the opportunity to coordinate with a multi-disciplinary team of professionals providing quality, client focused, recovery based, concurrent capable, culturally appropriate care to those seeking supports/services within Addictions and Mental Health. Access 24/7 is a single point of contact for AHS and Covenant Health Addiction and Mental Health community services.

The range of services include: assessment, crisis intervention, system navigation, and stabilization services to the residents of the City of Edmonton and surrounding suburban areas. Access will conduct triage, screening and assessment in order to best match an individuals’ need(s) to services and programs. Access 24/7’s wide range of services offer the least intrusive and most appropriate services to clients and their families whether that be within clinic, community or client’s home, which are based on the needs identified. As the Mental Health Therapist, you will be required to perform the restricted activity of psychosocial intervention utilizing a variety of treatment modalities to persons experiencing significant mental health difficulties. Working both independently and as a member of a collaborative multidisciplinary team, you will provide evidence informed and best practices in crisis intervention, assessment, consultation, referral, case management and treatment.

How to Apply:

Please visit our website to learn more and apply: https://careers.albertahealthservices.ca/jobs/search/77912688