Clinical Director-Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic

At Anchorage Community Mental Health Services (ACMHS), our mission is to promote recovery and wellness by providing consumer-driven behavioral healthcare services. We are excited to expand our services with the creation of the Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at ACMHS. This clinic will provide evidence-based interventions to military veterans, particularly those who served in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, and their family members. We are currently recruiting for the Clinic Director who will oversee the start-up of the clinic and lead it once it is operational.

Surrounded by the beautiful Chugach Mountains, Anchorage offers ready access to outdoor adventures from back-country skiing to world-class salmon fishing. As Alaska's largest city it also offers the comforts of urban living with excellent medical care, restaurants, shopping, cultural activities, great schools, and more. We also have no sales or state income tax.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

*  Supervise a team of clinicians, case managers, outreach, and administrative staff.

*  Oversee all clinical operations (e.g. clinical care, staffing, training, measurement and evaluation).

*  Lead performance improvement activities at the Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at ACMHS.

*  Participate in activities during, and in preparation for, all accreditation, licensing, or other surveys.

*  Lead an interdisciplinary team focused on providing targeted evidence-based psychotherapy in an outpatient clinic that serves individual adults, couples, families, and children.

*  Establish and maintain effective working relationships with diverse interest groups, advocacy groups and governmental organizations.

*  Develop and foster a culture of collaboration, peer consultation, and commitment to ongoing education and professional improvement.

*  As the clinical and administrative leader, will be responsible for creating and sustaining a clinical program that meets the highest standards of evidence-based practice and quality care.

*  This position reports directly to the CEO of ACMHS and will be part of a national network of clinics supported by a central office team.

Job Qualifications:

*  Licensed clinician in Psychology, Social Work, or Nursing (or related degree) or Doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology (PhD, PsyD, EdD).

*  Ability to obtain and maintain appropriate (independent practice) Alaska state licensure.

*  7 years' experience in behavioral healthcare.

*  Experience leading, managing, and/or supervising in a behavioral healthcare clinical setting.

*  Demonstrated leadership capacity and ability to foster teamwork and a supportive flexible environment.

*  Experience across a range of modalities beyond individual adult treatment to include child, couples, and family treatment is preferred.

*  Experience working with a military or veteran population to include cultural competence is preferred.

*  Must have experience treating and diagnosing PTSD as well as co-morbid diagnoses (e.g., SUD, depression, anxiety) with evidence-based treatments and providing clinical supervision in these areas.

*  Experience with credentialing and billing practices is preferred.

*  Must have excellent written and oral communication skills.

*  Must be highly organized, detail oriented, and reliable.

Compensation and Benefits:

Compensation includes a base salary range of $100k to $150k per year plus an annual performance-based incentive program. Benefits include:

*  Medical insurance for employee and children

*  401(k) with up to a 5% employer match

*  Dental insurance

*  Vision Insurance

*  Life/AD&D Insurance

*  Long-Term Disability Insurance

*  30 days/year Paid Time Off

*  10 Paid Holidays per year

*  Relocation assistance available

ACMHS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Interested applicants may apply online at