Job Title: Chemical Dependency Therapist I
Company: MidHudson Valley Staffco, LLC
City/State: Poughkeepsie, NY
Category: Allied Health Prof/Technical
Department: Alcohol Rehab
Position: Full Time
Req #: 8572
Posted Date: Sep 25, 2018
Directly provides counseling, case management and other chemical dependency treatment services to meet the social and emotional needs of patients and their family members. Knows, interprets and implements the policies and objectives of the Hospital, OASAS and DNV as well as departmental operating guidelines.
Clinical experience in a human services field with experience in chemical dependency treatment preferred. Education and Training: Masters degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, Developmentally Disadvantaged, or other human services field required. License, Certification and Registration: LMSW, LCSW, or LMHC, Masters level CASAC Other Requirements: Ability to demonstrate clinical competency, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, and function as a team member. Ability to demonstrate strong problem-solving skills, function independently as a case manager, group therapy facilitator and lecturer. Ability to establish and maintain professional and personal boundaries in a therapeutic relationship and within the milieu.