Mark Twain Behavioral Health - Outpatient Clinician - Substance Use Treatment
Outpatient Clinician - Substance Use Treatment

Outpatient Clinician - Substance Use Treatment


Mark Twain Behavioral Health is seeking a full-time Outpatient Clinician with Substance Use Treatment Experience for our Kirksville Missouri service area.  Consider joining our MTBH Team!  We offer a supportive culture of appreciation and a strong emphasis on the health and wellbeing of our team.


 Role Responsibilities

  • Provide individual, family, and group therapy to outpatient adolescent and adult clients that have mental health, co-occurring disorders and/or substance use conditions
  • Therapy may consist of crisis screening, outreach, brief interventions, groups or psychotherapy 
  • Utilize assertive outreach as needed for hard to engage consumers
  • Maintain a clinical record to state and national certification standards including a clinical assessment, diagnosis, treatment plan, and progress notes all completed and maintained in a timely manner and within range of payer source requirements
  • Participate in clinical case staff meetings and in-service training programs
  • Provide consultation and guidance to staff regarding practicing evidence-based models and fidelity scales that dictate treatment approach
  • Provide consultation and education services to agency community stakeholders regarding mental health and substance use related topics (e.g. local police departments, schools, medical offices, community organizations, etc.)
  • Establish and maintain appropriate relationships with community agencies
  • Maintain a professional code of ethics at all times
  • Rotate the Access Crisis Intervention (ACI) after-hours on-call with other qualified mental health professionals each quarter and assist other clinicians during day-time rotation
  • Utilize electronic medical record for scheduling and documentation in a timely manner
  • Participate in quality assurance reviews 

Adherence to the MTBH Ethical Code of Conduct and all policies is required.



  • Master's Degree in Counseling, Social Work or Psychology
  • Licensed in the state of Missouri or licensed-eligible
  • Knowledge of alcohol and drug addictions is required
  • Certification as an Alcohol and Drug Counselor is preferred
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience preferred

Apply Online:  Outpatient Clinician - Substance Use Treatment


Send cover letter and resume to:
Nancy Lillard
Director of Clinical Services
Mark Twain Behavioral Health
154 Forrest Drive
Hannibal, MO 63401