Danya Institute Inc.

The ValueOptions Maryland, Clinical Trainer

The ValueOptions Maryland, Clinical Trainer position is a full-time position with benefits



  • ·         Develop and maintain training materials for the Clinical Department and external customers
  • ·         Orient all Clinical Department staff to Maryland’s Public Mental Health System (PMHS) and their role in Care Management
  • ·         Train internal staff (and external customers) on how to use the online utilization management system
  • ·         Assist the Clinical Management Team in the development and updating of clinical workflows and policies
  • ·         Perform audits of Clinical staff regarding compliance with workflows and policies
  • ·         Provide trainings to providers and other customers on medical necessity criteria, appropriate clinical documentation, standards of practice, State of Maryland policies, changes in processes, etc.
  • ·         Flexibility with work schedule to accommodate the schedules of trainees and to participate in infrequently scheduled system testing
  • ·         Provide clinical consultation to staff and customers
  • ·         Be available to assist staff with day-to-day questions regarding workflows, policies, and the utilization management system



  • ·         Master’s degree in a behavioral health field
  • ·         Valid license for independent practice in counseling, family therapy, social work or psychology
  • ·         Three to five years direct practice experience in a psychiatric and/or substance abuse treatment setting

o   Public Mental Health system experience a plus

o   Substance abuse experience a plus

  • ·         One year experience in a managed care setting as a clinical care manager

*  Prior experience as a clinical trainer and knowledge of adult learning principles preferred



  • ·         3-weeks of vacation
  • ·         Federal holidays
  • ·         Employer supported health insurance
  • ·         Flexibility