North County Serenity House, A Program of HealthRIGHT 360 was founded in 1966 to provide substance use disorder services in the community. North County Serenity House provides a gender-responsive and trauma-informed environment, using evidence-based and best practices that recognize and account for the role that trauma frequently plays in substance use and criminal histories of women. For clients with co-occurring mental illness, we provide integrated substance use and mental health services which treat both conditions as primary. Our residential facility serves up to 120 women (with capacity for up to 20 children under 5 years of age) seeking recovery from substance use disorders.
The primary responsibilities of the Admissions Mental Health Clinician include providing direct participant care in a manner that exemplifies HealthRIGHT 360’s philosophy, goals, policies, mission and vision through the provision of all aspects of residential entry services. Admissions Mental Health Clinicians conduct level of care assessments, treatment planning, determining medical necessity and evaluations to identify behaviors and problems related to a participant’s addiction and potential co-occurring disorders. S/he acts as an administrative liaison between the agency and outside organizations. Admissions Mental Health Clinicians will be responsible for entering data into multiple databases and signing off on the LPHA portion of other intakes being performed. Admissions Mental Health Clinicians are expected to communicate with referral sources, appropriate funders, and HealthRIGHT 360 personnel. Admissions Mental Health Clinician is responsible for client item inventory upon intake and room walk through upon discharge. Admissions Mental Health Clinician will be responsible for logging in medications and urine analysis upon intake. They will demonstrate an understanding of the range of treatment needed by participants served. Must enjoy working as a member of a diverse team in a cooperative effort and be able to exercise creative and independent judgment to solve problems. May also be assigned a caseload.