Therapist III - Outpatient
This position provides chemical dependency/mental health services for the inpatient behavioral health hospital. - Provides treatment planning, assessments and discharge planning, as well as appropriate documentation for all phases of care. Provide individual and group counseling and family services.- Primarily will be responsible for providing services to patients, includes both adults & children, who have addictions or dual diagnosis, mental health and/or substance abuse issues.- Continuously collects data about the healthcare status of the patient/family in a systematic way to determine the need and type of care and treatment to be provided, and the need for further assessment. - Implements interventions appropriately, according to patients individualized needs and plan of care to moderate/stabilize symptoms. - Collaborates and communicates effectively with patients, families and treatment team members to facilitate maximum client outcomes.- Experience with managed care, RBHA, and knowledge of local providers preferred. Must be able to work well in crisis situations and have strong time management skills- Ensures compliance with all licensing/accrediting bodies, is able to provide clinical direction to other staff and ensure quality patient care in a high pace environment.
Completed Master's degree required. Arizona State Licensing as LPC, LAC, LCSW, LMSW is required. LPC or LCSW preferred
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