LPC or LMFT

Reference Number: L7Qkn6
Location: Tucson, Arizona, US

OVERVIEW/SUMMARY OF POSITION: 

The Family Therapists facilitate the Family Programs on a weekly basis and are part of each patient’s clinical team.  The Family Program activities include didactic lectures, group process, individual sessions, co-facilitation of group sessions, and assessing for continuing care recommendations, and other duties as assigned.

 

Employee will work with Clinical Program Department Coordinators and Chief Operations Officer to support cross training between departments and providing coverage for all areas within the Program Department if needed.  Employee may be asked to provide coverage for groups, lectures, and activities outside of their assigned department.

 

 Hiring for a Full-time position Monday - Thursday 9 hours, Friday 4 hours


PURPOSE STATEMENT:

 

Provide treatment and support to assist patient in their recovery from addictions, such as alcoholism, drug addiction, eating disorders or other behavioral problems.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Conduct individual counseling sessions and group or family sessions as scheduled and document as required.

Facilitate assigned group or family sessions and assist with modifying problem behaviors.

Responsible for initial assessments, as well as follow up assessment for patient.

Prepare individual treatment plan for each assigned patient.

Evaluate the needs of the patient and determine if referrals to other programs or facilities is needed.

Ensure all documentation regarding patient care, treatment and incidents are completed timely and in a clear concise manner.

Provide crisis intervention to patient as needed.

Plan for aftercare for assigned patient.

Act as a liaison with insurance carriers as requested.

Provide case management duties for patient, ensuring individualized quality care.

May assist in the training of new clinical staff and interns, providing direction and clinical guidance.

OTHER FUNCTIONS:

Perform other functions and tasks as assigned.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

Master's degree in social or health services field, with two plus years’ experience in counseling field. Degree must be from an accredited college or university.

 

LICENSES/DESIGNATIONS/CERTIFICATIONS:

Licensure or certification for counseling, as required by the state in which the facility operates.

First Aid, CPR, de-escalation and restraint certification required (training available upon hire and offered by facility)

 

ADDITIONAL REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Ability to facilitate individual and group therapies
  • Medical record documentation
  • Ability to work independently with in a multi-disciplinary team context
  • Ability to work with a wide range of diagnoses and behaviors
  • Multi-cultural sensitivity
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Knowledge of Family Systems
  • Providing didactic lecture material
  • Knowledge of the 12-Steps
  • Ability to facilitate expressive and experiential therapies
  • Computer skills
Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)
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