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Community Therapist

Fairhaven Treatment Center Memphis, TN
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Description:

Fairhaven Treatment Center for Eating Disorders is a residential and outpatient treatment program for adult and adolescent females with symptoms of an eating disorder and co-occurring conditions. We are looking for a FT Community Therapist.

Community Therapist provides milieu management in a residential or outpatient treatment center performing tasks that include client management (daily check-ins, basic weights and vitals), therapeutic meal supervision and support, group counseling. Organize, facilitate and implement activities to promote client social and coping skills for adult and adolescent females in an Eating Disorders residential patient treatment facility. Accurately convey client behavior and status, intervention use, client response and client programs both verbally and in-writing to clients, families and members of treatment team. Excellent candidates will have de-escalation training and practical experience:

Ideal candidate description:

  • Master's Degree in Counseling, Psychology, Social Work or related field from a CACREP accredited program is required
  • Must be on track for pursuing license in State of Tennessee
  • 2 years of relevant experience in Social Work, Nursing Home, Behavioral Health or Hospital setting desired
  • Experience facilitating group therapy sessions
  • Outstanding written, verbal and interactive communication skills
  • Patient, professional and compassionate personality
  • Effective critical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Excellent Customer Service skills
  • Valid Tennessee driver's license

Fairhaven offers competitive salaries, health, dental, and vision benefits, 401k, and paid time off. Fairhaven is the Mid-South's only residential and outpatient facility exclusively focused on adult and adolescent women with eating disorders. Fairhaven offers competitive compensation and benefits, as well as opportunities for education and certification in trauma and experiential treatment modalities.

Job Type: Full-time

Fairhaven Treatment Center

Why Work Here?

We are Always Promoting Clinical Excellence & Client Access to Quality Mental Healthcare by Putting People First!

Fairhaven Treatment Center provides a full continuum of care for adolescent girls and adult women struggling with Anorexia Nervosa, Bulimia Nervosa, Binge Eating Disorder and Other Specified Feeding or Eating Disorder (OSFED). Fairhaven specializes in treatment of eating disorders with co-occurring disorders including trauma and attachment disorders, as well as a history of addiction or substance use disorder. Fairhaven was founded in 2014 by Teri McCann, PhD, with a vision to provide full recovery from eating disorders by going beyond symptom control. Fairhaven is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) and is licensed to provide residential, partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient treatment. Located near Memphis, Fairhaven is easily accessible to clients and their families living in Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, Kentucky, Missouri, and Alabama. Fairhaven also offers Transitional Living options for prospective clients that need a temporary living solution while in treatment in outpatient treatment. Fairhaven Treatment Center is a proud member of the Refresh Mental Health Network About Refresh Mental Health: Refresh Mental Health is the parent company of premiere outpatient mental health, substance abuse & eating disorder practices across the US. We are one of the largest and fastest growing private behavioral health companies in the US with over 700 clinicians and 21 practices in 15 states. We are actively seeking partnerships with counselors, therapists and other behavioral healthcare providers nationwide. Our goal is to provide an excellent working environment and resources for clinicians, so they can focus on what they do best — providing exemplary care to clients. EO Statement Refresh is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Refresh is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


890 N. Houston Levee Rd. Cordova, TN 38018
Memphis, TN