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Licensed Substance Abuse Therapist (LPC or LCSW)

NorthStar Transitions LLC Boulder County, CO
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Job Description:

· Plan for and implement evidence-based skills and process groups

· Facilitate family and individual therapy sessions

· Perform bio-psycho-social clinical assessments

· Perform screens, not limited to: anxiety, depression, and suicide, for comprehensive assessment

· Supervise clients self-administer medication

· Maintain medication document as required by NorthStar Transitions.

· Coordinate care with other service providers and provide referrals

· Maintain client records and charts as required by NorthStar Transitions and the Office of Behavior Health

· Engage in professional development of mental health and substance abuse counseling, including evidence-based practices

· Attend weekly clinical and staff meetings weekly and group or individual supervision weekly

· Attend regular trainings related to agency and job responsibilities

· Provide individual supervision if appropriate

· Attend marketing events as needed

Minimum Qualifications:

· Licensure as LPC, LCSW or LMFT a must

· Licensure as a CAC II or LAC preferred

· EMDR &/or Trauma Training are Gold Star Candidates

• Know your way around computers and other technology

Core Competencies:

· Thorough knowledge of psychotherapy, substance abuse, and process disorders treatment modalities, not limited to: Dialectical Behavioral Therapy. Trauma Informed Care, Motivational Interviewing, 12 Step.

· Ability to facilitate experiential and somatic based interventions

· Knowledge of and ability to diagnose using DSM V and ASAM

· Knowledge of, or willingness to learn, OBH regulations for Substance Use Disorders treatment facilities and managed care requirements of insurance partners.

· Ability to perform clinical assessments and develop strengths-based, client centered treatment plans

· Excellent interpersonal skills, including ability to navigate conflict

· Good technical skills, including ability to navigate Microsoft Office, Electronic Health Record and google email systems

· Excellent organizational skills

Schedule & Salary:

· Two schedules are available: 8am-8pm 3 days/week at The Lodge facility near Ward, CO and 9am-7pm 4 days/week in Boulder.

· Salary dependent on experience & licensure

NorthStar Transitions LLC

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3004 Arapahoe Boulder, CO 80303
Boulder County, CO