The Director of Outpatient Services is responsible for overseeing and implementing outpatient behavioral health program services, clinical activities, and staffing to ensure program compliance with contracts and licensing regulations for the programs at 1563 Outpatient program, African American Healing Center, Lee Woodward Counseling Center for Women, Day Reporting Center (DRC), Asian Drug and Alcohol Prevention and Treatment (ADAPT), Representative Payee Services, and Specialty Mental Health (MHMC). The Outpatient Services Director sets the clinical tone, utilizing trauma-informed , gender-responsive, evidence-based, and harm reduction approaches. Coordinates with other departments within and outside of the agency to ensure that client needs are being met in support of health and recovery.
Ensures outpatient treatment is in accordance with contracts/license expectations, including new Drug Medi-Cal (DMC) and Specialty Behavioral Health requirements. Oversees management of staff and agency staff, which includes registered and certified AOD counselors and master's-level/PhD-level mental health clinicians.