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Clinical Therapist

General Info

Department: Center for the Works of Mercy

Location: Detroit, Michigan

Position Type: Full Time

Hours/Pay

Rate of Pay:

Availability:

Days/Hours Worked: The core CCSEM business days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Experience

Education Requirements: Master’s level degree in a human services field; Social Work, Psychology, Counseling or Addiction Studies; social work degree preferred

Experience Requirements:

Special Requirements: Certified Advanced Addictions Counselor or registered development plan with MCBAP required

Description

This full-time clinical therapist position functions under the supervision of the clinical director and is responsible for providing direct care in the form of group, family and/or individual treatment to clients in two locations in Detroit. This position may also include community presentations on behavioral health topics. These duties also include documentation of the clinical record and treatment planning for the purposes of compliance with accreditation and licensing and meeting the conditions established by funders regarding client submissions, ongoing utilization and clinical reviews of client progress and any other compliance issue required of the program and its personnel.

DUTIES:

• Provide clinical assessment and diagnosis, individual, family, group counseling, and behaviorally specific treatment plans for mental health and for substance abuse clientele
• Facilitate group therapy or other education groups
• Maintain necessary correspondence and communication with other agency and service providers
• Prepare assigned clients for discharge or transition through planning and linkage with services as indicated
• Outreach in the community and with partner organizations to secure clients and assist community partners in need of mental health and substance abuse services

QUALIFICATIONS:

• Master’s level degree in a human services field; Social Work, Psychology, Counseling or Addiction Studies; social work degree preferred
• Certified Advanced Addictions Counselor or registered development plan with MCBAP required
• Limited or fully licensed through the State of Michigan (Social Worker, Licensed Professional Counselor or Limited License Psychologist)
• Clinical experience with mental health and/or substance use disorders
• Knowledge of co-occurring disorders of mental illness and addiction
• Position requires excellent interpersonal skills, good moral character with flexibility of work schedule
• Position requires good verbal and written skills
• Must have computer skills; ability to utilize an electronic health record
• Successful completion of initial and on-going employment screens, including, but not limited to criminal background, sex offender, drug screen, OIG, valid Michigan driver’s license, abuse and neglect and vehicle record check as required

Contact

Adam Perry