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Company: Discovery Behavioral Health
Location: Lumberton
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description
The Primary Therapist is responsible for performing patient care activities as directed by the attending physician, Medical Director and Clinical Supervisor. He/she will provide group therapy as ordered by the Clinical Director. Collaborates with the Treatment Team in the formulation of the Master Treatment Plan, and assists in coordinating discharge planning.Responsibilities

  • Actively participates in Interdisciplinary Treatment Plan meetings.
  • Shares pertinent information with team as obtained from patient's family, or others as indicated throughout the program.
  • Attends daily and weekly staffing meetings per schedule.
  • Evaluates the impact of therapeutic interventions upon the therapeutic milieu.
  • Facilitates group therapy.
  • Performs individual therapy with patient/family.
  • Documents the assessment of patient progress/regress and interventions provided in the medical record, ongoing basis.
  • Recognizes, responds to and assists in psychiatric crisis situations and provide the intervention necessary.
  • Responds and assists in medical emergency situations as directed and needed.
  • Communicates effectively with patient, staff and physician.
  • Provides patients with education and instruction on Advance Directives.
  • Attends and participates in monthly Program Staff meeting as scheduled by Lead Therapist, clinical supervisor or clinical director.
  • Adheres to policies and procedures.
  • Performs other duties assigned.This is a full-time position. -For a virtual tour of the facility, please visit our website at
    • Graduate from an accredited college or university with a minimum of Master's Degree in Psychology, Social Work, Counseling, or health-related field
    • Candidates holding a CADC without a Master's degree will be considered.
    • A minimum of 2 years' experience in chemical dependency - psychiatric setting.
    • Licensed by the State in specialization preferred.
      Additional Information
      We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.---All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. -For more information about our company benefits, please visit us at -PandoLogic. Keywords: Addiction Counselor, Location: Lumberton, NJ - 08048 , PL: 530797335

Keywords: Discovery Behavioral Health, Philadelphia , Psychotherapist, Other , Lumberton, Pennsylvania

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