Clinical Director

Location US-DC-Washington
ID 2023-1150
Position Type
Regular Full-Time


Kolmac Outpatient Recovery Centers
is seeking a Clinical Director (in person) over our Washington, DC/ Arlington, VA locations. Kolmac is a leading outpatient treatment provider in the Mid-Atlantic region that is seeking a full time Clinical Director (in person) over Washington, DC/ Arlington, VA locations.  Patient care is at the heart of everything we do.  We want your experience and expertise on our team!  When you join us, you are connecting to a committed and caring group of colleagues.


A few things that Kolmac offers:

* Best-in-class benefits + compensation packages (for full time employees)
 * Professional + Leadership Development
 * Employee Assistance Program
 * Mentorship + Support


Kolmac Outpatient Recovery Centers is a leading outpatient treatment provider in the Mid-Atlantic region.  Patient care is at the heart of everything we do. We want your experience and expertise on our team!  When you join us, you are connecting to a committed and caring group of colleagues. We are seeking innovative, committed and highly skilled Therapists to join our dedicated outpatient treatment teams.  Candidates must be licensed to provide services in DC and VA.  At Kolmac, we invest in you!  Come grow with us!  We recognized that our staff are key to exceptional patient care and service.   We offer:

  • Up to $5000 additional annual compensation for completion of licensure requirements   
  • Clinical staff reimbursements for CEU's
  • Professional training and advancement 
  • Clinical supervision hours to staff at no cost 

Job Overview: 

The Clinical Director at Kolmac Integrated Behavioral Health and all of its subsidiaries ("Kolmac" or the "Company") is ultimately responsible for the execution of established clinical programming in the designated region for Kolmac-CCG. This includes staffing all programs, as well as the training and development of all clinical staff.  The Clinical Director in partnership with the Center Director is responsible for managing Key Performance Indicators.  This individual provides oversight and authority for ensuring compliance with Kolmac/CCG policies and procedures. The Clinical Director has responsibility for the long and short-term planning, program evaluation, and compliance with federal, state, local, and independent regulatory statutes.


Kolmac Outpatient Recovery Centers Clinical Director over the Washington, DC & Arlington, VA locations

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • In partnership with the Center director, is responsible for all staffing processes, including interviewing, training, staffing for all sessions/groups, performance management/annual evaluations as well as review of and approval of timecards.
  • In partnership with the Center Director, addresses performance issues including disciplinary action (verbal and written) as needed.
  • In partnership with the Center Director is responsible for executing established clinical outcome Key Performance Indicators including patient retention, successful program completion rates, transitions through the Kolmac continuum of care, and Average Length of Stay.
  • In partnership with the Center Director is responsible for ensuring staff Key Performance Indicators including counselor productivity and direct care hours are being met.
  • Regularly observes group services to ensure quality programming.
  • Regularly reviews patient files to ensure all documentation is thorough and timely.
  • Sets a standard of clinical and professional excellence providing clear expectations and accountability for all clinical staff.
  • Along with the Center Director is responsible for overall patient satisfaction. Responds to patient concerns and resolves any issues as they develop.
  • Perform regular employee reviews and provide feedback on their performance to help motivate their dedication to professional goals.
  • Safeguards model fidelity ensuring that an evidence-based, harm reduction approach to patient care is promoted and practiced.
  • Is skilled in Motivational Interviewing, and Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and assists in training clinical staff in these approaches.
  • Provides supervision with a focus on performance management as well as clinical certification or licensure.
    • To include the following:
      • Will complete weekly clinical supervision document within 24 hours of supervision and submit to the CCO.
      • Ensures completion of clinical documentation including Treatment plans, BAMs, group, individual and case management notes, discharges, etc.
      • Facilitates weekly staff meetings and group supervision and treatment plan reviews and updates.


Qualifications - Education and Experience: 

  • Must Haves:
    • Master’s degree in a Behavioral Health related field (Example- Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, etc).
    • Experience providing group and individual counseling to individuals with substance use and co-occurring psychiatric disorders.
    • Board approved supervision status required
    • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a supervisory/management position within the human services field.
    • Familiar with state regulations, CARF standards, and DEA regulations – when necessary.
    • Must have a minimum of 5 years working within the field of substance use disorder treatment.
    • Must be willing to work at least three (3) evenings per week, until 8pm.
    • Exhibits excellent written and oral communication skills.
    • Excellent documentation and computer skills required, including the use of electronic medical records.
    • Is engaging with staff and patients while promoting accountability that supports the organizations clinical outcomes metrics.
    • Knowledge of local community drug trends, the effects of the body and cognitive functioning of drugs of abuse, signs and symptoms of narcotic overdose, psychosocial implications of addictive disease, the process of addiction and treatment, social science, economic, legal, and medical systems, HIV transmission, behavioral and emotional implications of addiction.
    • Compliance with the ethical and professional standards and practices of counselors and therapists.
    • Initiative to lead and be proactive in critical situations. Advanced problem solving and decision-making skills.

Qualifications - Licenses and Other Required Credentials: 

  • LCADC, LCPC, LCSW-C in Maryland
  • LPC, LICSW in Washington, DC
  • LCSW, LPC in Pennsylvania
  • LPC, LCSW in Virginia
  • LCDP, LPCMH, LCSW in Delaware

Direct Reports: 

  • All clinical staff within the clinic or region.

Expected Travel 30% within the state or District to promote the awareness of Kolmac/CCG and provide trainings to the community.

Apply today to hear more about Kolmac!


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