Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Advanced Recovery Systems

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Post Date: Oct 17, 2022
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: - n/a -
Salary: $35-$40/Hour
Location: US - Florida - Miami
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Description
The Clinical Therapist is responsible for performing a wide variety of patient care activities as directed by the Clinical Director. The clinician will be responsible for the patient caseload and provide group, individual, and family therapy. The clinician will conduct psychosocial and bio-psychosocial assessments. The clinician will collaborate with the Treatment Team to formulate the Master Treatment Plan and assist in coordinating discharge planning. The Clinician has primary responsibility for maintaining communication with the family, referral source, and other service providers as needed.

Core Job Duties

Provides excellent individual, family, and group therapy to assigned patients following the program curriculum provided by Clinical
Completes all required documentation ensuring compliance with all company policies and procedures, state regulations, Joint Commission standards, and Medical Needs Criteria. This includes the following documents:
Biopsychosocial Assessment
Integrated Summary
Comprehensive Problem List
Integrated Master Treatment Plan and Updates
Individual, family, and group therapy session notes
Discharge summary
Effectively uses therapeutic interventions to assist patients with accomplishing all treatment plans goals and objectives and complete
Effectively prepares patient for maintaining sobriety post
Maintain referent contact weekly or as required by Clinical Director.
Demonstrates sufficient comprehension of the 12 Steps, SMART Recovery, and Substance Use Disorders
Consistently identifies areas for improvement within the department by studying data and developing, implementing, and documenting plans for improvement and outcomes

Other Required Tasks:

Maintains positive relationships with all staff
Participate effectively in multidisciplinary treatment plan reviews
Maintains healthy boundaries with patients and staff
Asks for and accepts feedback from supervisors
Provides a safe and therapeutic environment to all staff and patients
Communicates significant patient developments to the supervisor
Participates in Quality Improvement activities and contributes to the success of the organization
Pursues professional development through participation in education and training programs
Contributes positively to the morale of other staff
Performs other tasks as assigned

Skills
Qualifications
Master's Degree
At least two (2) years of clinical experience in the mental health field (additional training may substitute for one year
Licensed in the state of Florida with one of the following: 
LMHC (Licensed Mental Health Counselor)
LCSW (Licensed Clinical Social Worker)
LMFT (Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist)