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EMDR Clinical Therapist

Company: Advanced Recovery Systems
Location: Upper Marlboro
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

Overview:$5K SIGN-ON BONUS for Independently Licensed FT Clinicians!New Wage Increase!Commuter stipend for PT & FT Clinicians, up to $400/month!Work with Firefighters!Fire Fighters and Paramedics stand ready to help us in our most difficult times. When we are most scared and most in danger, they are the ones who bring us to safety-physically and emotionally. Sometimes, our Fire Fighters and Paramedics need help. The work they do can be traumatic. That is why the International Association of Fire Fighters partnered with Advanced Recovery Systems: for a place that will provide care and treatment for substance abuse, PTSD, and other co-occurring behavioral health issues. Will you answer the call to help them? This is an International Association of Fire Fighters Center of ExcellenceThe IAFF Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health Treatment and Recovery is a one-of-a-kind addiction treatment facility specializing in PTSD for IAFF members - and IAFF members who are struggling with addiction, PTSD, and other related behavioral health challenges to receive the help they need in taking the first steps toward recovery. It is a haven for members to talk with others who have faced or overcome similar challenges.Every facility in the Advanced Recovery Systems network strives to provide the highest quality of care, using evidence-based therapeutic models that work. Our goal is to help men, women, and adolescents live healthy, happy lives without the burden of substance abuse or mental illness.IAFF FacilityWhat do we offer you?Healthcare monthly premiums start at:Employee$89.79Emp + Spouse$453.30Emp + Child(ren)$350.45Emp + Family$653.67Matching HSA -up to $1500 a year contribution from the company to your HSA.Teladoc access and visits at NO cost to the employee.We are currently offering a sign-on bonus for independently licensed professionals within the state of practice.Compensation depends on the type of state licensure and years of experience: up to $40/hour or up to $83,200 annualized salary.#ZRResponsibilities:The EMDR Clinical Therapist is responsible for performing patient care activities as directed by the Clinical Director. EMDR Clinician will be responsible for the patient caseload and provide EMDR therapy to referred clients. EMDR Clinician will occasionally conduct bio-psychosocial assessments and group, individual, and family therapy as needed. EMDR Clinician will collaborate with the Treatment Team to formulate the Master Treatment Plan and assist in coordinating discharge planning. The EMDR Clinician is responsible for maintaining communication with the family, referral source, and other service providers as needed.CORE JOB DUTIES:Provides EMDR, individual, family, and group therapy to assigned patients following the program curriculum provided by Clinical Director.Completes all required documentation ensuring compliance with all company policies and procedures, state regulations, Joint Commission standards, and Medical Needs Criteria. This includes the following documents:Biopsychosocial AssessmentIntegrated SummaryComprehensive Problem ListIntegrated Master Treatment Plan and UpdatesIndividual, family, and group therapy session notesDischarge summaryEffectively uses therapeutic interventions to assist patients with accomplishing all treatment plans, goals, and objectives and successfully completing treatment.Effectively prepares patients for maintaining sobriety/recovery post-discharge.Maintain referent contact weekly or as required by Clinical Director.Demonstrates sufficient comprehension of mental health and substance use disorders.Consistently identifies department improvement areas by studying data and developing, implementing, and documenting plans for improvement and outcomes.OTHER REQUIRED TASKS:Maintains positive relationships with all staffParticipate effectively in multidisciplinary treatment plan reviewsMaintains healthy boundaries with patients and staffAsks for and accepts feedback from supervisorsProvides a safe and therapeutic environment to all staff and patientsCommunicates significant patient developments to the supervisorParticipates in Quality Improvement activities and contributes to the success of the organizationPursues professional development through participation in education and training programsContributes positively to the morale of other staffPerforms other tasks as assignedQualifications:COVID-19 Vaccination RequirementAdvanced Recovery Systems requires all employees who work in any facility or office to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including any booster shots if needed), allowable under the law unless they are approved for a reasonable accommodation based on disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.Minimum Master's Degree in social work, psychology, or human services.Minimum two (2) years of work experience in the mental health field preferred.Licensed in the State of MarylandEMDRIA certification; EMDRIA Approved Consultant status, if possibleLCPC (Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor)LCSW-C (Licensed Certified Social Worker - Clinical)LCMFT (Licensed Clinical Marriage & Family Therapist)LCADC (Licensed Clinical Alcohol & Drug Counselor)Knowledge, Skills, and AbilitiesDemonstrates Proficiency in Communication & Written skills.Knowledge of State & Federal Statutes Regarding Patient Confidentiality laws.Knowledge of licensing and accreditation standardsOther job titles used: Clinician, Licensed Mental Health Professional, Therapist, Recovery Therapist, Inpatient Therapist, Outpatient Therapist, Mental Health Counselor, Detox Clinician, Lead Therapist, Dual-Diagnosis Therapist, Trauma Therapist, and Substance Abuse Therapist.We offer excellent benefits, including 401(k), generous paid time off, medical, dental, vision, and much more!The Recovery Village is part of Advanced Recovery Systems, a national integrated behavioral healthcare management company dedicated to treating addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders, and mental health issues.The Company complies with state and federal nondiscrimination laws and policies that prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, or sex. It is unlawful to retaliate against individuals or groups based on the basis of their participation in a complaint of discrimination or on the basis of their opposition to discriminatory practices/EEO.We are proud to be a drug-free workplace.#MMJ07

Keywords: Advanced Recovery Systems, Washington DC , EMDR Clinical Therapist, Other , Upper Marlboro, DC

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