Therapist- Substance Use Disorders

  • Berrien Mental Health Authority
  • 1485 M-139 Benton Harbor Michigan 49022 United States
  • Posted: Jan 15, 2019
Full-time Allied Health

Job Description

Position Summary
Provides individual and group substance use and co-occurring therapy to consumers and their families in a manner that is consistent with evidence-based treatment standards and best practice guidelines.  Prepares comprehensive biopsychosocial assessments, treatment plans and periodic reviews. Completes brief assessments, crisis intervention and pre-screens as needed.

Education
Master’s Degree in an appropriate mental health discipline.

Experience
One to two years’ experience providing individual and group treatment to individuals with substance use or co-occurring disorders. Excellent computer and interpersonal skills, punctuality, ability to organize and manage several projects/tasks simultaneously, and work independently.

Licensure
Licensed by the Michigan Department of Commerce or Professional Regulation as a TLLP, LLP, LLPC, LPC, LMSW or LLMSW and must be a Certified Advanced Addictions and Drug Counselor (CAADC) or meet requirements to be on a Development Plan for CAADC or eligible for reciprocity and must become fully licensed with-in 30 months of date of hire.