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Therapist (Sacramento)

Full Time, Part Time
Rancho Cordova, California
Posted 11 months ago

We are seeking a part-time, full-time and group therapists to provide therapy services at the Rancho Cordova location. We are looking for a highly skilled therapist to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team in various aspects of our addiction program including group therapy, family therapy and individual therapy.

AKUA BEHAVIORAL HEALTH, INC. – we are looking to fill Rancho Cordova with compassionate professionals whose mission is to create an environment of healing and transformation for each client seeking change.

Responsibilities and Duties

Our ideal candidate:
  • has at least 2 years’ experience working with trauma, addiction, eating disorder or mental health disorders
  • is skilled in EMDR, somatic work, brain-spotting and other therapeutic modalities, or is willing to seek training
  • has experience with insurance care coordination and utilization reviews
  • has experience with clinical intake processes
  • is creative, responsive, and passionate about their treatment approach with patients
  • interested in bringing creative ideas, passion, and expertise to further enrich and develop our dynamic program
  • has background and experience with psycho-dynamic, family systems, DBT, CBT, attachment-focused, and humanistic approaches
  • can cultivate a compassionate and emphatic healing space for our clients
  • has ability to recognize counter-transference issues and can actively seek supervision and peer support

Therapist Responsibilities

  • Reports to Executive Clinical Director
  • Conduct individual, group, and family therapy sessions for Residential clients
  • Participate in case management and care coordination, including utilization reviews and treatment team meetings
  • Maintain appropriate and timely contact with referring professionals· Detailed and timely documentation, including: biopsychosocial assessment, weekly goal setting and treatment planning, session progress notes, discharge reporting/recommendations
  • Participate in collaborative therapeutic, work environment

Qualifications and Skills (Required)

  • Minimum of a Master’s degree or working on completing Master’s degree in Counseling, Psychology, Marriage and Family Therapy
  • MFT Trainee, Intern or Licensed
  • Proof of CPR/First Aid
  • Must pass Live Scan
  • Valid Driver License

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