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Mental Health Therapist

Job Description
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Working at Serenity Lane means making a difference and transforming lives through the treatment of addiction. We are a dedicated group of experts and professionals who care deeply about our colleagues, patients, families and communities.

We are immediately hiring Mental Health Therapists to join our integrated collaborative team of medical, psychiatric, substance use counselors, and mental health professionals who guide individuals through the process of admissions, detoxification, residential and outpatient addiction treatment. Therapists on our team may be assigned to provide either residential or outpatient mental health services.

Duties and skills

    Crisis intervention and hospital unit support
    Mental health assessment and evaluation
    Treatment Planning and collaboration with treatment teams
    Individual, Family and specialized mental health group therapy (DBT framework)
    Provision of psycho-educational lectures
    Multicultural Sensitivity
    Proficiency in electronic medical records

Required Qualifications

    Master’s degree or higher in mental health counseling or related therapeutically oriented field
    Prior counseling experience.
    Current license or ability to be licensed in Oregon (LPC, LCSW or LMFT) preferred.
    Alcohol and Drug experience valued but not required. Our mental health therapists are encouraged to obtain a certified drug and alcohol certification.

We can hire outside of Oregon! Signing bonus available for out-of-state hires who can obtain licensure within 6 months after hire.

Why work with us?
In addition to a comprehensive benefits package, you will be joining a supportive and collaborative work environment fostered by leaders and colleagues who are available, open and invested in the success of their teams. The department’s director is a highly experienced and active clinician with a passion for transforming lives and mentoring.

Furthermore, we believe that when our employees are the best, we can be the best at what we do. We are unique in our commitment to provide generous opportunities for personal and professional growth through continuing education and licensing programs. Paid licensure supervision including testing fees are available.

Compensation commensurate with qualifications

Drug Free Workplace (free of substances of abuse including Cannabis THC).
Pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check will be required.
Equal Opportunity Employer.
COVID-19 considerations: As part of the healthcare sector in Oregon and Washington and the Governor mandates, in order to be qualified for employment at Serenity Lane, final candidates to staff, clinical, volunteer, student employee positions and contractors, must comply with Serenity Lane's vaccination requirement or receive an approved exemption. Being fully vaccinated means that an individual received both doses of a FDA authorized or approved two-dose COVID-19 vaccine, or one dose of a FDA authorized or approved single-dose COVID-19 vaccine, AND at least 14 days have passed since the individual’s final dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Exception forms will be available after successful completion of the interview process.

Other Information/Requirements: 

LCSW, LPC, LMFT Associates, encouraged to apply!

How to Apply: 

Email Resume and Cover Letter to:
Subject: NAATP - MHT Application

Contact Information
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Serenity Lane
1 serenity Lane
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