Atlanta Recovery Place is an evidence-based treatment program dedicated to supporting individuals on their journey towards achieving lasting recovery. Through ARP’s PHP and IOP levels of care, clients receive comprehensive and individualized treatment tailored to their needs. We are looking for therapists who thrive in a team-based, client-centric environment. Is this you? Read on!
What we are looking for in a Primary Therapist:
Atlanta Recovery Place is seeking a licensed professional for a primary therapist position. Preferred licensure: Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LMFT). Acceptable licensure: Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW), Licensed Associate Professional Counselor (LAPC). The therapist will have an opportunity to treat clients in both a group and an individual setting.
Responsibilities of a Primary Therapist:
Utilize counseling and psychotherapy to evaluate and treat emotional and mental barriers to health
Assess need and make decisions regarding the delivery of the appropriate individual, group, and family counseling.
Conduct interviews and make assessments of potential clients to determine need and appropriateness for program participation and referrals
Analyze situations and take necessary actions to provide crisis intervention.
Interpreting and implementing procedures appropriately regarding crisis intervention.
Provide direct counseling services
Assess and monitor client behavior
Create individual treatment and service plans.
Lead the evening program at least one night per week.
Report to Clinical Director any unusual incidents that should be brought to the attention of the program director
Embrace and embody the mission, vision, and goals of Atlanta Recovery Place.
Ability to work independently and as a group
High level of initiative
Minimum Qualifications for a Primary Therapist:
Must have the following Licensure or certification: LMFT (preferred), LAPC, LCSW
1 year of experience in substance abuse and/or mental health treatment
Ability to lead group sessions and conduct individual and Family Therapy sessions.
CPI and CPR/FA training highly desired
Why Join ARP as a Primary Therapist?
Opportunity for professional advancement and growth
Team-oriented work environment
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