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The Department of Biobehavioral Learning and Health Systems has an outstanding opportunity for a part time 50%FTE, Clinical Lead. This part time position will deliver the Mindful Awareness in Body-oriented Therapy (MABT) intervention at one of the clinical sites, be the Intervention Clinical Lead, provide training to other interventionists, conduct intervention fidelity monitoring, and provide clinical oversight of MABT intervention activities on a NIH-funded randomized control trial to examine MABT for persons in opioid use disorder treatment.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Serve as study interventionist and clinical lead for hourly interventionists at three clinical sites. Deliver MABT sessions at one of three clinical sites established for the research study.
Oversee the conduct of intervention activities, answer questions and provide clarity, problem solve resource or logistical needs, provide feedback to staff.
Conduct weekly review of digital recordings of intervention sessions to assure fidelity to the research study protocol.
Establish and maintain regular communication with the Principal Investigator, reporting regularly on staff training status, conduct and documentation of interventions, resources needed, situations needing attention.
Conduct or arrange training for new interventionists, and ensure all interventionists receive ongoing training required by the research study protocol or revisions to it.
Clinical lead of 3 hourly staff conducting study interventions.
As a UW employee, you will enjoy generous benefits and work/life programs. For detailed information on Benefits for this position, click here.
Bachelors degree in health related field such as nursing, social work, psychology, public health or similar and 4-5 years of related experience. Licensed Massage Therapist in WA State
Trained in Mindful Awareness in Body-oriented Therapy (MABT).
License in Massage Therapy in Washington State.
Research experience providing MABT.
Experience leading or supervising therapists practicing MABT.
Experience with patient populations in community health care environments.
Experience dealing with confidential or sensitive information.
Equivalent education/experience will substitute for all minimum qualifications except where there are legal requirements such as license/certification/registration.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Demonstrated ability to work independently and dependably, with a strong work ethic.
This position will require continually adjusting work hours based on subject intervention schedules. The essential elements of this position will be done on site at established facilities, other work may be done remotely.
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