Jail Clinician

Tillamook, OR 97141

Employment Type: Full-Time Direct Hire Category: Counselor/Therapist Job Number: 3614

PsychPros is seeking a full-time Jail Clinician to partner with Jail and Parole/Probation staff in identifying clients in jail who present with symptoms of Mental Health and/or Addiction issues, and who express a desire for recovery. This position is based in Tillamook, Oregon. The successful candidate MUST have Jail and/or Law Enforcement experience.

The Jail Clinician will provide Behavioral Health Assessments for program referrals; diagnose mental health and/or addiction problems; develop and coordinate treatment plans for individuals present for treatment all specific to the jail setting. Assessments include: identifying precipitating events, gathering histories of mental and physical health, alcohol and other drug use, past mental health services and criminal justice contacts; assessing family, cultural, social, and work relationships; conducting a mental status examination; complete DSM IV/V diagnoses; write and supervise the implementation of a treatment plan and provide individual, family, and/or group therapy within the scope of their training.

  • Master’ s degree in behavioral health discipline.
  • Pursue and maintain licensure and addictions certification as required.
  • Complete State Investigator Civil Commitment Training.
  • Clinical experience with a community behavioral health agency setting.

Preferred Education and Experience:
  • Worked within the Court and/or Law Enforcement Systems.
  • Licensed professional preferred – LPC, LCSW, LMFT.
  • Bilingual - Spanish.
  • Experience with electronic medical records system.


This is a full-time position that offers a generous salary and benefits package including medical/dental/ vision/RX, dental, vacation/sick pay, flex spending account, employee assistant program, holiday pay, and retirement account benefits.

Employer is a National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment site.

If you are interested in further information, please provide an updated copy of your resume, salary requirements, and a good time to contact you.


Daniel Fries

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