Licensed Therapist - Addiction Medicine Clinic
Company: SCL Health
Location: Grand Junction
Posted on: February 6, 2019
You. You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as an Addictions Clinic Licensed Therapist. Your compassion is tangible: whether your patient is 18 or 85, they feel it in the hand they hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support. You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly. Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible. Us. Come join our Board Certified Medical Director in developing St. Mary's Addiction Medicine services. The Clinic will serve the Grand Valley patients with debilitating Substance Use Disorders and for whom treatment options are limited. Our Addiction Medicine Clinic will provide evidence-based outpatient treatment of SUD in the form of pharmacotherapy, management of comorbid medical conditions, and integrated behavioral health interventions. St. Marys Medical Center is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 346-bed regional medical center is in Grand Junction, one of the most beautiful places on earth. Our mission is to bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other. Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning. We. Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Well encourage joy and take pride in our integrity. Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and high five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing. Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn. Your day. As an Addictions Clinic Licensed Therapist you need to know how to: -- Conduct intake interviews with patient individually and/or in groups to access appropriateness for program and to build care plans obtaining patient diagnostic information, history or illness, cultural assessment, strengths, screenings and risk assessments, trauma, family and social history. -- Develop and implement treatment plan for stabilization, mobilization, and disposition appropriate for patient care that are individualized and goal focused within 24 hours of patient admission. -- Document group and individual activities as well as progress and response to treatment in the patients medical record as needed. -- Assess coping mechanisms and current functioning in the following areas: mindfulness, distress tolerance, emotion regulation, interpersonal effectiveness. -- Plan and develop group and individual treatments in coordination with a psychiatrist and as a member of a multi-discipline team. -- Implement group and individual treatments ensuring a safe, comfortable therapeutic environment. -- Ensure the follow through of treatment goals by coordination post program care. Your experience. We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require: -- Masters Degree in Behavioral Health, required -- Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Clinical Social Worker , Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist or a Licensed Addictions Counselor, required (if not a Licensed Addictions Counselor, CAC II or above in addition to a license, required) -- Minimum of three (3) years of mental health experience, required Your next move. Now that you know more about being an Addictions Clinic Licensed Therapist-- on our team we hope youll join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
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