Master Level Therapist - Counseling Detox Rehab (Part-time) - Brighton.
Posted on: June 16, 2019
We Are Hiring. Therapist-Master Level - Counseling Detox Rehab -
Part-Time,Rotating - Ascension Brighton Center for Recover-34003 -
Brighton,MI. Required:-- Full or limited licensure--and CAADC or
CADC. Why Join Ascension?. Ascension--Michigan--is a member of
Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system
in the United States. Our Mission, Vision and Values: Ascension
Michigan, as a Catholic health ministry, is committed to providing
spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the
health of individuals in the communities we serve, with special
attention to the poor and vulnerable. -- Our Values: We are called
to: Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity
and Dedication -- Our Vision: Our passion for healing calls us to
cultivate trust, advocate wellness, and transform healthcare. --
What You Will Do. As an associate with St. John Health-MI, you will
have the opportunity to provide--counseling services in various
hospital programs including Detox, Rehab, PHP and other specialized
programs. Gather information about patients using case histories,
observations and assessments. Determine what level of care a
patient requires and develop a treatment plan as well as an
aftercare plan best suited for them. Facilitate and lead group and
didactic sessions. Manage caseload and documentation.
Responsibilities:. 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 and 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. Works with other
Brighton Hospital staff as necessary regarding scheduling, program
operation, and other details pertaining to the needs of individual
programs. Attends and participates in scheduled program events. Be
familiar with all program rules and have the ability to reinforce
when necessary. Review the assessment data gathered during the
patient's admission process. Obtain corroborative information from
secondary sources such as family members, EAP, etc. Together with
the patient, rank problems based on individual needs. Formulate
immediate goals using time-specific, behavioral terms in written
treatment plan. Discuss long-term goals for patient and use those
in coordinating aftercare plans. Individualize therapy in
accordance with culture, gender and lifestyle. Interact with
patient in an appropriate therapeutic manner in accordance with
agency policy and ethical standards of one's own discipline.
Coordinate services for client care. These services can include
EAP, family counseling, aftercare planning, psychiatrist, etc.
Explain the rationale for each of these case management activities
to the patient. Recognize the elements of a client crisis and
implement an immediate course of action as appropriate in
coordination with other members of the treatment team. Where
possible, use a crisis situation to enhance the overall treatment
for the patient. Conduct didactic sessions presenting relevant
information to patients regarding chemical dependency and recovery.
Present patients with information about resources available within
Brighton Hospital and in his/her home community (such as self-help
support groups, psychiatric help, medical care, etc.). Identify
areas of patient's needs and/or problems that cannot be met while
at Brighton Hospital. With the help of the Aftercare Specialist and
Case Management, match the client needs to appropriate resources.
Assist the client in utilizing those resources if necessary.
Prepare relevant reports and relevant records in a timely manner
consistent with all policies and procedures and following the
guidelines required for reimbursement, licensing accreditation and
tracking of clinical treatment. If necessary, consult with outside
resources to ensure the provision of effective treatment services.
Explain the rational for the consultation to the patient. Review
and evaluate effectiveness of intervention toward patient outcomes.
Share feedback for process improvement with leadership. Serve as a
leader in the addictions professional community via one of the
following activities: conducting in-services, writing articles in
professional publications and/or serving on relevant boards. Serve
as a field instructor for students in one's own discipline. Provide
orientation and/or training to new personnel as requested. Maintain
a current level of knowledge regarding the field by attending
required staff meetings, in-services and reading relevant
professional journals. Conduct reviews of fellow employees
performance as requested by leadership. Present a professional
image and supportive atmosphere. Communicate with respect and
understanding of differences. Take initiative and do what it takes
to satisfy customers. Attend to the needs and expectations of
customers by ensuring prompt attention and follow-through.
Consistently perform job duties accurately and timely (even during
peak times). Utilize materials and resources in a cost-conscious
manner. Seek opportunities for improving processes. Move and adapt
to key changes quickly. Display behavior supportive to
organizational change. Accept adjustments and direction.
Collaborate with others inside and outside of the department. Keep
team members informed. Assist and support others and willingly take
on additional duties. Effectively communicate and listen to others.
Invite feedback on own performance. Meet commitments and deadlines.
Assist team to achieve outcomes. Demonstrate active listening.
Maintain body language and tone consistent with verbal messages.
Use tact and sensitivity when interacting with internal and
external customers. Efficiently balance multiple tasks. Manage
projects and duties effectively. Complete work in a timely and
organized manner. Complete high volume work without compromising
quality. Produce expected outcomes. Comply with all applicable
laws, regulations and agency policies governing alcohol and other
drug abuse services. Obtain appropriately signed consents when
soliciting from or providing information to outside sources. Act
courteously toward patients, visitors, co-workers and others and
respond in a timely manner to their needs. Demonstrate safe work
practices and attitudes, follow safety rules, work to prevent
unsafe conditions and behaviors, and participate in organizational
and departmental safety programs. Specific Knowledge, Skills,
Abilities:. Knowledge of chemical dependency 12-Step philosophy.
Effective written and oral communication skills necessary to
interact with all levels of the organization. Knowledge and
experience working with electronic medical records, automated
clinical documentation and clinical technology preferred. What You
Will Need. Licenses/Certifications/Registration: Required
Credential(s):. Basic Life Support Provider certification from the
American Heart Association (AHA) required within 120 days of
hire/transfer date. Licensure/certification monitored by health
ministry Central Credentialing Office. State of Michigan license in
respective discipline required. Licensure/certification monitored
by health ministry Central Credentialing Office. One or more of the
following:. Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CADC) or
Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor (CAADC) required.
Licensure/certification monitored by health ministry Central
Credentialing Office. Education: Master's Level Degree-- Masters
degree in Counseling, Social Work or Psychology required. Work
Experience: Experience in chemical dependency treatment setting
required. 5 years work experience in chemical dependency counseling
inclusive of experience obtained under a Bachelors degree
preferred. Equal Employment Opportunity. Ascension Michigan--is an
equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal
employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for
employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual
orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight,
genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any
other legally protected status in accordance with applicable
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application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If
you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this
application, please let us know. -- For further information
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reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a
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