Community Healthlink

  • Clinician - BUDD Day Treatment

    Location US-MA-Fitchburg
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    Clinical Adult
  • Overview

    Come join a friendly and diverse clinical team that provides quality care! Community Healthlink (CHL) is looking for a full-time (40 hrs/wk) Clinician in Fitchburg, MA.


    BUDD Day treatment is designed to meet the mental health and social needs of the developmentally disabled person. The program challenges clients to learn about themselves, learn new skills, and achieve their goals. Treatment consists of educational groups, process groups, peer support, individual sessions, and medication visits with our highly skilled psychiatrist. 


    The clinician within the BUDD Day Treatment program provides support and a positive learning environment to clients through individual sessions, educational groups, and process groups


    Compensation based on education and related work experience, licensure and other qualifications
    Health and Dental insurance (active upon starting)
    Generous paid sick, personal, holiday, and vacation time
    CEU benefits
    Life and Disability insurance
    401k with agency contribution
    Wellness activity discounts
    Work related travel reimbursement


    • Provides direct clinical treatment to adults as represented in the caseload through: diagnostic evaluations and screenings, treatment planning,  individual, group, and family therapy
    • Participates in interdisciplinary diagnostic treatment and planning conferences.
    • Consults with area doctors, individuals, and other social service agencies, insurance providers and hospital networks regarding clients, client services and case management.
    • Maintains client records and administrative records according to Center policy.
    • Maintains unit productivity standard according to collective bargaining agreement.
    • Attends administrative staff meetings as required.
    • Attends in-service education, clinical supervision and professional meetings as required.
    • Perform other related job duties.
    • If Clinician IV may provide clinical supervision of staff or Utilization Review.
    • Maintain program’s therapeutic milieu through behavior management techniques and monitoring of client safety.


    • Grade 7: Clinician III-Masters degree in social work, psychology, counseling or a related field; clinical license preferred (LMHC, LCSW, LMFT)
    • Grade 8: Clinician IV: Masters degree and LICSW
    • Ability to perform diagnostic and risk assessments using current accepted tools and practices to determine appropriate level of care.
    • Can develop and implement treatment plans which are behaviorally oriented measurable and appropriate for the identified level of care.
    • Able to effectively implement prior authorization and utilization management process and advocate for optimal client care.
    • Clinical expertise specific to the target population with an ability to engage clients effectively and work with other professionals and organizations.
    • Must be able to pass a CORI background check


    Community Healthlink is an Affirmative Action/ Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate in employment and personnel practices on the basis of race, sex, gender identity, age, ancestry, disability, religion, national origin, marital status, sexual preference, political affiliation or any other basis prohibited by applicable law. Hiring, transferring and promotion practices are performed without regard to the above listed items.
    If applicable, Community Healthlink shall also abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-300.5(a) and 41 CFR 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified protected veterans and qualified individuals on the basis of disability. These regulations require affirmative action by Community Healthlink to employ and advance in employment qualified protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.


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