Licensed Therapist

Location: Madeira Beach, FL
Date Posted: 04-01-2018
Our client is seeking a full time Licensed Therapist that provides aid to those with alcohol and substance abuse issues. The ideal candidate is an excellent communicator and listener with strong therapeutic skills who works exceptionally well as part of an interdisciplinary team. We are seeking someone who is an organized energetic individual with a passion for motivating and supporting clients in their recovery process. This individual will be carrying a caseload of clients, in addition to facilitating groups and individual therapy sessions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct psychosocial evaluations, asses for appropriate level of care, develop treatment plans, and continue to assess therapeutic interventions based on resident progress.
  • Assist clients in developing discharge goals and plans, and coordinate with community resources to meet client needs upon discharge.
  • Coordinate with treatment team, consisting of Medical Director/Psychiatrist, Clinical Director, Program Director, Nursing Staff, other therapists, Substance Abuse Counselors, etc. Communicate regularly, both written, electronically and orally.
  • Attend staff meetings, supervisory conferences, and other activities, which ensure the smooth functioning of center operations

Experience and Education Required
 
  • Master's Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling or related field 
  • LMFT, LMHC or LCSW from the state of Florida
  • MCAP, CAP, CAC or CAS is preferred
  • Minimum of three years post masters experience in a clinical setting required
  • Minimum of three years of substance abuse treatment experience required
  • Knowledge of current research and best practice in mental health and drug & alcohol treatment
  • Must possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, writing and record keeping skills
  • Must pass Level II Background Screening and Drug Screening
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