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TEMPORARY Clinical Therapist 1099 or W2

Shadow Mountain Recovery Spring Branch, TX

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 **TEMP ASSIGNMENT, APPROXIMATELY 3-4 MONTHS***

Summary of Position Responsibilities:

A Clinical Therapist is responsible for providing therapy during a client’s treatment of addiction and other co-occurring disorders. Therapeutic goals are established to improve a client’s quality of life through interventions constructed to impact areas such as interpersonal behavior, social relationships, family relationships, leisure activities, vocational and avocational functioning, legal obligations, spiritual growth, and education. A Clinical Therapist is responsible for assessing each individual’s needs, strengths, abilities, and preferences as they relate to the recovery process, assisting with planning that supports recovery, and providing ongoing support of the clients’s evolving needs.

Essential Duties:

· Works closely with Clinical Director to provide daily programming as required at the center which may include treatment at any of the following levels: Residential, Day Treatment, Intensive Out-Patient, Detoxification Hospital or General Out-patient treatment level

· Provide a high level of professional care to SMR clients

· Work actively as part of the program/treatment team to provide the highest level of client care

· Maintains caseload of clients providing:

o Coordinates services for clients in individual and group settings in a manner that supports clients’ treatment goals developed with treatment/program team.

o 2 weekly individual therapy sessions for Day Treatment (DT) clients and 1 weekly session for Intensive Outpatient (IOP) clients.

o 1 bi-weekly Family Counseling call for each DT client, 1 Family Counseling call after transition or admission to IOP family within 3 business days, and 1 call monthly thereafter until discharge.

o Completes and coordinates regular calls to referral sources and other external treatment providers as assigned by the Clinical Director in a professional and timely manner.

o Plans, facilitates, and documents groups including but not limited to educational, process, RLA, family, and specialty groups in a manner which is understandable by clients and in alliance with treatment plans.

o Enter all required documentation into electronic record management software in a timely manner consistent with best practices, HIPAA, professional mental health licensure requirements, and ethical codes of conduct by designated certification and/or licensure boards.

o Creates, monitors, and updates as appropriate client treatment schedule, plans, and goals in a manner that reflects client's individualized treatment plan as determined by Clinical Therapist and program/treatment team.

o Communicates group and individual goals with clients in an easily understood manner to enhance and support treatment goals.

· Consult with Clinical Director in situations in which additional supervision, direction, information is needed.

· Participation in and preparation for mandatory weekly staff meetings presenting client cases for review.

· Participation in regular 1:1 supervision for professional development.

· Maintain current licensure and certification as required by the state.

· Prepared to support and assist in crisis intervention or other situations when deemed appropriate demonstrating professionalism and following SMR policy and procedures.

Expectation of all SMR staff:

· Performs all job duties within the health and safety guidelines of the organization.

· Performs all job duties within the written guidelines of the behavioral, ethical, and conduct codes of the organization.

· Interacts with clients, fellow employees and visitors to the program in a manner that demonstrates an understanding of open, direct, and assertive communication.

· Ability to apply the concepts of customer service in the workplace.

· Ability to use good professional judgment. Detail oriented. Ability to work independently, with minimal direct supervision.

· Stay current with general knowledge pertaining the addiction treatment.

· Serves as an advocate for all patients in receiving services within the organization and outside the organization, by supporting the rights of patients and communicating information, to all involved parties, in a manner that reduces the stigma of addictions treatment and mental illness and increases awareness.(Don't believe that this position advocates for clients/patients with exception of providing oversight and guidance to ensure that employees meet stated service/care requirements as stated by org

· Performs other duties and special projects as assigned by the Executive Leadership Team.

· Willingness to participate in requirements as outlined by The Joint Commission

**TEMP ASSIGNMENT, APPROXIMATELY 3-4 MONTHS***

Qualifications:

· Education: Minimum of CACIII, Master’s degree preferred

· Certification/Licensure: Minimum of state addiction counselor certification, licensed mental health professional, LPC, LMFT, LCSW preferred **TRAUMA THERAPY EXPERIENCE STRONGLY PREFERRED**

· Experience: Combination of certification/licensure and experience to demonstrate high level of competency in the field of addiction recovery and co-occurring disorder treatment.

· Supervisory experience: NA

· Technology experience: Strong working knowledge of MS Office Suite and electronic records management preferred.

Company Description
Shadow Mountain Recovery (SMR) is dedicated to delivering solutions that improve the quality of life for our clients and their families. We are a behavioral healthcare and medical services company. We offer medical detox services for prescription pill dependency, detox services for addiction and alcoholism, short term residential assessment, coed and gender specific residential treatment programs for adults in mountain and ranch style locations. Our programs are individualized, medically and therapeutically appropriate, licensed, and nationally accredited. We provide safe, effective solutions for those struggling with, and questions about, prescription pill dependence and substance abuse; with and without co-occurring mental health needs.

Our offerings include medical detox services for prescription pill dependency, detox services for addiction and alcoholism, short term residential assessment, coed and gender specific residential treatment programs for adults in mountain and ranch style locations.

Shadow Mountain Recovery is committed to maintaining and developing the utmost professionalism and satisfaction in patient care. In doing so, we are able to provide a unique and successful treatment program for our clients. Our Clinical Therapists are offered $1,000 yearly in CEU (Continuing Education Units) as well as reimbursement for renewal of licensure. Shadow Mountain invests in it's Clinical Team so that they can further their professional growth, while providing the most comprehensive and up to date care for clients.

Shadow Mountain Recovery

Why Work Here?
Excellent company culture, flexible schedule, benefits, competitive salary.

Shadow Mountain Recovery (SMR) is dedicated to delivering solutions that improve the quality of life for our clients and their families. We are a behavioral healthcare and medical services company. We offer medical detox services for prescription pill dependency, detox services for addiction and alcoholism, short term residential assessment, coed and gender specific residential treatment programs for adults in mountain and ranch style locations. Our programs are individualized, medically and therapeutically appropriate, licensed, and nationally accredited. We provide safe, effective solutions for those struggling with, and questions about, prescription pill dependence and substance abuse; with and without co-occurring mental health needs. Our offerings include medical detox services for prescription pill dependency, detox services for addiction and alcoholism, short term residential assessment, coed and gender specific residential treatment programs for adults in mountain and ranch style locations. Shadow Mountain Recovery is committed to maintaining and developing the utmost professionalism and satisfaction in patient care. In doing so, we are able to provide a unique and successful treatment program for our clients. Our Clinical Therapists are offered $1,000 yearly in CEU (Continuing Education Units) as well as reimbursement for renewal of licensure. Shadow Mountain invests in it's Clinical Team so that they can further their professional growth, while providing the most comprehensive and up to date care for clients.

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2098 Texas Oaks Spring Branch

Spring Branch, TX
78070 USA

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