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Primary Therapist

Atlanta Detox Center Atlanta, GA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

At Atlanta Detox Center, you’ll experience detox with a difference.

Our staff has expertise in both substance use treatment and co-occurring mental health disorders. These skills allow us to address our clients’ physical needs in detox, and provide treatment for suppressed emotional or mental health conditions. We can help build the physical, emotional and mental foundations to launch our clients into a successful life of recovery.

Seeking fully licensed clinician for full time position at Atlanta Detox and Center for Mental Health. ADCMH features a unique treatment approach, housing both medical detox unit for severe substance use disorders and residential for both co-occurring and primary mental health clients.

The mental health and co-occurring residential program feature diverse interventions at the group level (Seeking Safety, DBT, Boundary Identification, Gender Specific, CBT, and Rec Therapy (community outings and on site groups).

We implement a true collaborative approach with treatment team commencing each day. A psychiatric NP, case managers, therapists, Executive and Clinical Directors (both fully credentialed), operations director, and director of nursing, present for each staffing. Treating the disease of addiction and chronic MH disorders necessitates training in trauma and family systems.

We are seeking a clinician who feels more than competent in both. The case load a clinician will carry is 10 or less. Average length of stay is currently 2 weeks and we are working to extend this.

The EMR system utilized is very user friendly.

Expectation for position would include master competency in the aforementioned areas, completion of timely documentation, team-oriented approach, willingness to run 1-2 groups a week, and compliance and implementation of best practice procedures.

Master Degree required

3+ years of experience

Must have one of the following credentials: LPC, LCSW, or LMFT

Experience with substance abuse & treatment of trauma

M-F with some weekend rotations

We are a corporately owned entity and provide employees with a healthy and supported culture. CARF accredited. Employees receive above market compensation, health, dental, vision, 401K, PTO, sick and paid holidays.

Atlanta Detox Center

Why Work Here?

Accredited substance abuse treatment facility with ample opportunity for growth!

Atlanta Detox is a free-standing medical detoxification and inpatient facility. This is not a hospital-setting facility, and it is not a “lock-up” psychiatric facility. This facility offers an incredible level of comfort and security in order to promote healing, recovery and wellness. Atlanta Detox Center is owned and operated by Amatus Health. The revolutionary two-pronged Amatus Health approach is designed for maximum recovery in every new and existing facility throughout the country. Our techniques and strategies, borne of years of experience in the industry, streamline the facility’s management needs to ensure smooth, patient-centered operation.


Atlanta, GA