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Burrell Behavioral Health Co-Occurring Disorder Specialist (IMPART) in Columbia, Missouri

Job Description:


Columbia, MO

Looking for a rewarding career where you can make a real difference in people's lives? Join our team as a Co-Occurring Disorder Specialist and help pregnant and new mothers overcome substance use disorders and build strong, healthy families.

As a member of our Infant, Mother & Prenatal Assessment & Recovery Team (IMPART), you'll provide individual and group therapy in home and community settings, helping moms and moms-to-be tackle addiction and improve their overall well-being. But that's not all – you'll also connect them with vital resources like parenting classes, mental health services, and supported employment opportunities. It's a chance to leave a lasting impact on the lives of families in your community.

With IMPART, you'll be part of a comprehensive, coordinated approach to care that addresses the unique needs of each family. From medication-assisted treatment to education on child development, we offer a wide range of services designed to help parents thrive.

Key responsibilities

  • Provide individual and group co-occurring disorder therapy to clients in community/home settings

  • Offer cross-training and education to other team members as needed

  • Receive L1MA training and assistance with medication distribution as necessary

  • Perform crisis interventions as required

  • Conduct chemical health assessments with clients

  • Work variable shifts, including weekends and on-call duties


  • Minimum 1 year experience working with substance use treatment

  • Valid Driver's License & Auto Insurance

  • Reliable vehicle & favorable driving record

  • Flexible to work variable shifts, including weekends and on-call.


  • Masters Degree in Psychology, Social Work, or related field.OR...

  • Bachelor's Degree (Human Services fields of study preferred) AND Missouri Substance Use Credential of at least a CADC or higher

OR one of the following...

  • Qualified Mental Health Provider

  • Qualified Addictions Professional


    Where you’ll be working:

    You’ll be working in an office setting and in the community.

    By joining our team, you'll gain valuable experience and skills in a fast-growing field, all while enjoying the satisfaction of knowing you're making a meaningful difference every day. So why wait? Take the first step towards a fulfilling career that truly matters – apply now to join our IMPART team as a Co-Occurring Disorder Specialist!




We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and encourage applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability or veteran status, or to other non-work related factors.

Burrell is a Smoke and Tobacco Free Workplace.

Burrell Behavioral Health is the recognized leader in Community Mental Health. Founded in 1977, our network of providers, therapists, case managers, and direct support staff serve more than 45,000 clients across 25 counties in Missouri and Arkansas. We provide comprehensive care for behavioral health clients of all ages, helping them to improve their lives through our wide-ranging continuum of care.

“We believe that the conversation about behavioral health is paramount. There are few conversations facing our communities more critical than behavioral health. As the conversation evolves, Burrell is committed to being a leader in this post-stigma world.”

-C.J. Davis, President & CEO, Burrell Behavioral Health