DDTT Program Director (MH/IDD)

Merakey – Bellefontaine, OH


Merakey is seeking a Full Time Dual Diagnosis (Mental Health and Developmental Disability) Program Director based out of Bellefontaine, OH serving west-central counties. 

Responsible for clinical and operational oversight of the Dual Diagnosis Treatment Team (DDTT) through management of all relevant functions related to ensuring the highest level of fidelity to the DDTT model and mission. Position requires direct supervision of program operations. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Assure development of individual recovery treatment and support plans
  • Attend/facilitate required support/treatment meetings inside and outside the agency
  • Collect and interpret statistical information to monitor program trends and performance
  • Direct, manage, maintain, and monitor clinical support/treatment
  • Ensure adherence and compliance to program best practices, Merakey policies, and outside agencies
  • Ongoing evaluation and review of activities and program goals with a focus on fidelity to program model
  • Interfacing with clinical staff, consumers and consumers' families, other programs, and outside agencies
  • Partner and collaborate with DDTT Psychiatrist and Pharmacologist
  • Facilitate implementation and oversight of annual budgetary requirements and plan
Applicants can send resumes directly to:
or through our website at www.merakey.org



Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education 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.

We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential. With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 11,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 50,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Ohio, California, Texas, Louisiana, Michigan and Tennessee. 


  • The stability that comes with working for a national leader providing and human services to individuals with special needs
  • Highly competitive compensation plans
  • Career advancement opportunities in a rapidly growing company
  • Flexible scheduling with virtual/work from home options
  • Benefits for all employees including marketplace savings program (discounts on cell phone plans, shopping, travel and more); Wellness programs (including discounted gym memberships, mail order prescription plans); legal and financial services; 24-hour nurse hotline; life/disability coverage; and Employee Assistance Program
  • Benefits for qualifying employees including medical, dental & vision coverage; flexible spending account; 403B retirement plan with company contribution
  • Generous PTO plans including vacation, sick, and holiday pay for qualifying employees

Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer 

Dual Diagnosis Treatment Team (MH/DD) Licensed Program Director 


  • Bachelor’s Degree in social work or Master's Degree in psychology, counseling, or another health and human service-related field.
  • Licensed as a Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT), Social Worker (LSW) or Professional Counselor (LPC).
  • Possess at least two years of program management experience
  • Experience in the behavioral health and developmental disabilities field for no less than four years.


Licensed as an Independent Marriage and Family Therapist, Independent Marriage and Family Therapist-Supervisor, Independent Social Worker, Licensed Independent Social Worker-Supervisor, Professional Clinical Counselor, or Professional Clinical Counselor-Supervisor 

Experience in the behavioral health field with:

Two years in a mental health setting.

Two years working with individuals with developmental disabilities.

Do you have the passion to lead an integrated high performing team that is changing lives and service delivery systems?


Merakey is expanding its services in Ohio, and you could be part of leading highly driven professionals to make a meaningful change.