The Therapist-Master Level provides counseling services in various hospital programs including Detox, Rehab, PHP and other specialized programs.
PRN Rotating shifts
Review the bio-psycho-social history completed by colleagues. Use this information in treatment planning. Continue to evaluate the patient’s bio-psycho-social status throughout his/her treatment episode. Use the information gathered to determine the client’s appropriateness for treatment or to recommend a more appropriate placement.
Using ASAM Patient Placement Criteria for the Treatment of Substance-Related Disorders, Second Edition and DSM-IV®-TR, develop a diagnostic evaluation of the client’s substance abuse and any coexisting conditions based on the results of all assessments. Provide an integrated approach to treatment planning based on the client’s strengths, weaknesses and identified problems and needs.
Use group therapy to assist patient and fellow group members to explore problems, ramifications, attitudes, and feelings. Elicit solutions from patient and fellow group members.
Use individual therapy to assist patient in exploring problems and ramifications, attitudes and feelings. Elicit solutions from patient. Identify or act upon previously identified co-existing conditions (such as medical or psychiatric) that indicate the need for additional services within Brighton Hospital or as a referral during aftercare planning.
Review documentation completed by phone intake personnel. Use this information in treatment planning.
Provide overview of program operations to patient. For example, explain the role of the therapist, the team concept, how often they can expect individual sessions, the patient’s obligation in his/her own treatment process, program goals and objectives, etc.
Certification in BLS Health Care Provider within 120 days of employment and maintain current certification thereafter required. Licensure/certification monitored by health ministry Central Credentialing Office.
Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) or Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CAADC) required. Licensure/certification monitored by health ministry Central Credentialing Office.
License Required State of Michigan license in respective discipline required. Licensure/certification monitored by health ministry Central Credentialing Office.
Master’s degree in Counseling, Social Work or Psychology required
Experience in chemical dependency treatment setting required. 5 years work experience in chemical dependency counseling inclusive of experience obtained under a Bachelor’s degree preferred.
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