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Licensed Substance Abuse Therapist (Thur-Mon)

Job Description
Main Areas of Responsibility: 

The ideal candidate will work a full time, Thursday through Monday schedule. The role of the Licensed Therapist is to provide clinical assessment, treatment planning, and individual and family direct services to their assigned caseload. The Therapist will facilitate group sessions, participate in clinical supervision, and behavioral staffing. The therapist will comply with regulatory standards for documentation based on The Joint Commission, DCF, and state requirements. The qualities and characteristics of the primary therapist include understanding healthy boundaries, compassion, non-judgment, organized, team player, ethical, and creative.

Essential Function/Job Duties

Complete bio-psychosocial assessments with assigned patients
Critically assess assigned patients to provide the best continuum of care
Facilitate therapeutic services, education groups, and family
Conduct individual and family therapy sessions
Timely and accurate completion of documentation
Communicate patient progress with appropriate referral sources and monitoring agencies.
Attend daily treatment team meetings, weekly clinical supervision, and patient behavioral staffing
Utilize empirically supported theoretical orientations and behavioral interventions for creation of individualized treatment plans
Effectively communicate any concerns and utilize multidisciplinary team to develop strategies to modify behaviors
Effective use of multi-culturally competent strategies and approaches to patients in substance use population

Other Information/Requirements: 

Required Knowledge and Skills

Master’s degree in Behavioral Health or related degree
Licensed LMHC/LCSW/LMFT in the State of Florida
Clinical experience in crisis, behavioral, and therapeutic interventions
One (1) year or more working as a clinician in the addiction and recovery field
One (1) working with adults with addictive disorders and dual diagnoses
One (1) experience facilitating therapeutic groups
Experience working with Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
Must be able to pass background Screening
Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen

How to Apply: 

Apply for the position at the following link:

Contact Information
Organization Name: 
Riverside Recovery of Tampa
4004 N. Riverside Dr.
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