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Job Title: Chemical Dependency Therapist (LCSW or LHMC)

Company: MidHudson Regional Hospital

City/State: Poughkeepsie, NY

Category: Allied Health Prof/Technical

Department: Op Turning Point

Position: Full Time

Hours: M-F 8:30-5

Shift: Day

Req #: 24299

Job Details:

MidHudson Regional Hospital brings together women and men dedicated to the healthcare needs of the people of our region. We demonstrate that as a diversified health care system, our strength is rooted in our acute care foundation, our commitment to quality and excellence in all that we do, and our belief that wise utilization of our resources will enable us to endure, serving generations to come. Directly provides counseling, case management and other chemical dependency treatment services to meet the social and emotional needs of patients and their family members. Provides clinical supervision as assigned. Knows, interprets and implements the policies and objectives of the, OASAS and DNV as well as departmental operating guidelines.

Experience:

Three years of experience in Chemical Dependency preferred. Education and Training: Masters degree in Social Science field. Two hundred hours of approved alcohol/chemical dependency education preferred. License, Certification and Registration: Must have LCSW or LMHC . Other Requirements: Ability to demonstrate clinical competency, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills function as a team member. Ability to demonstrate strong problem-solving skills, function independently as a case manager. Proven ability to function as group therapy facilitator and lecturer. Proven ability to establish and maintain professional and personal boundaries in a therapeutic relationship and within the milieu.

About Us:

MidHudson Regional Hospital

MidHudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, NY, is home to the mid-Hudson Valley’s most advanced healthcare services. This 243-bed facility cares for more than 10,000 inpatients annually while performing an additional 325,000 outpatient procedures each year. MidHudson Regional Hospital operates the area’s only Level II trauma center, is home to the Redl Center for Cancer Care and Center for Robotic Surgery, and is a destination hospital for patients with serious illnesses and injuries.