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Therapist - Mental Health

Banyan Treatment Center Boca Raton, FL
  • Expired: 14 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Duties:

  • Counsel and advise individuals or groups with substance abuse and/or mental health problems.
  • Develop and implement individual treatment plans.
  • Establish treatment goals and milestones with clients.
  • Prepare progress reports and letters for relevant parties.
  • Educate families and groups on substance abuse treatments and prevention programs.
  • Facilitate referrals to other healthcare or counseling professionals.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of chemical dependency and addictions and utilizes knowledge and skills to access and meet the client’s treatment needs and requirements.
  • Documents on a regular basis within the electronic medical record - client chart.
  • Facilitates team interaction for discharge planning regarding client chemical dependency issues.
  • Shares pertinent information with treatment team as obtained from client, client’s family members, or significant others.
  • Participates as a team member in all treatment team meetings and provides input regarding clients and chemical abuse and dependency treatment needs and requirements.
  • Assist the client(s) in developing measurable chemical dependency related discharge goals and objectives.
  • Provides pertinent client information based on chemical dependency evaluation, and group and individual session interactions, to assist in the client treatment process.
  • Acts as a liaison to community agencies providing chemical dependency and abuse services.
  • Collaborates with the medical staff to provide chemical dependency treatment services.
  • Documents client progress/regression according to established policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrates good communication skills.

Qualifications:

  • 3 years of experience in counseling/social work with mental health, chemical dependency and/or dual diagnosed clients, and PHP experience preferred.
  • Experience in conflict resolution
  • Compassionate and caring demeanor
  • Ability to build rapport with clients
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Familiar with community resources
  • Experience with KIPU EMR

Education and License Requirements:

  • Graduation from an accredited college or university with a health-related degree. Master’s degree required.
  • Licensed or Registered Intern

Abilities/Competencies:

  • Knowledge of principles and practices of the discipline. Adheres to:
  • Healthcare Code of Ethics
  • Knowledge of Joint Commission Standards
  • Federal and State Regulations
  • Knowledge of State & Federal Statutes Regarding
  • Client Confidentiality
  • Drug-Free Workplace
  • Corporate Integrity & Compliance
  • Demonstrate Competencies in assessing:
    • Mental Health
    • Trauma – Abuse – Neglect – Exploitation
    • Suicide - Homicide

Banyan Treatment Center

Why Work Here?

As full-time members of the Banyan team, our employees enjoy competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, paid time off.

Banyan Treatment Center is a leading national addiction care organization with a full continuum of care, and is Joint Commission Accredited (Gold Seal of Approval). At Banyan, we stand as a leader in providing growth through recovery by having the most qualified team behind the mission. We are a family of individuals that come from diverse backgrounds; however addiction affects all of us in the same way. It devastates lives and families. We came together with a simple mission: to help people break free from the bonds of addiction. We are not a “one fits all place” and we have the experienced staff and infrastructure to truly offer individualized, custom treatment programs that are tailored to fit every need. Not many addiction treatment centers have the ability to offer all levels of care and custom treatment plans. As full-time members of the Banyan team, our employees enjoy competitive salaries, comprehensive benefits, paid time off and the distinction of working with some of the nation’s most respected and accomplished doctors and mental health professionals while directly improving the health and quality of life of our patient community.

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Boca Raton, FL
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