Merakey is expanding its Dual Diagnosis Treatment Teams programs throughout Ohio!
Merakey’s Dual Diagnosis Treatment Team (DDTT) is a community-based program, providing treatment, support, and education to adults dually diagnosed with both a Mental Illness and Intellectual Development Disability . Individuals referred to DDTT are in crisis, at risk of losing community tenure, and/or are transitioning from acute care hospitalization. DDTT is comprised of a specialized mobile team of professionals including a Psychiatrist, Behavioral Specialist, Recovery Coordinators, Psychiatric Nurse, and Pharmacist.
Current expectations : Services are delivered via telehealth per the OMHSAS COVID 19 Update bulletin.
Future expectations : Services are delivered in a combination of face to face, office based, and telehealth where permitted to support individual need. Expectations subject to change given changing service climate of COVID-19 and direction of service contracts
As a member of the DDTT, the Psychiatrist is qualified in the mental health profession, and possesses the clinical skills and experience to assess, plan, develop, coordinate and provide psychiatric treatment and rehabilitation. Drive the clinical treatment and medication management of individuals served. Sign off on treatment plans. Complete 6 month re-evaluations during onsite days.
Merakey will train provider in DDTT and provide all the equipment necessary.
Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health, and education non-profit provider offering a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country. We leverage our size and expertise to develop innovative solutions and new models of care to meet the needs of individuals, their families, public and private healthcare funders and community partner organizations.
The work of Merakey is anchored in the firm belief that it is every individual’s right to achieve growth, dignity, and fulfillment in their lives. Surrounding professional staff with the best in technology and supports, Merakey is a leader in the industry and remains committed to helping people...one individual at a time.
Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer! We deeply value diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ethnic background, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or disability status. Moreover, we are committed to creating teams that reflect the diversity of the communities we serve and encourage applicants from underrepresented backgrounds to apply.
Psychiatrist in OH. 1 year clinical experience working with adults with mental illness and developmental disabilities (Dually Diagnosed). Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of dually diagnosed individuals, recovery principles and recovery driven service system. Professional credentials should be current as dictated by the State licensing standards and Professional Licensing Board.