Program Coordinator (Substance Abuse Treatment) Therapist
Responsibilities North Spring Behavioral Healthcare, Inc. is a multifaceted behavioral healthcare system comprised of three programs to serve children and adolescents with a broad spectrum of psychiatric service needs. Programs of service include an 87-bed, Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services licensed, Joint Commission accredited psychiatric residential treatment facility, a Partial Hospitalization Program, and a 16-bed acute psychiatric hospital - which due to high demand - is in the process of expanding to 40 beds. Our strategic plan for the past two years has been centered on improving fidelity to our evidence-based clinical methodology. North Spring is part of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) one of the Nation's largest and most respected healthcare management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 83,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase healthcare properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion. We are currently recruiting for a Program Coordinator (Substance Abuse Treatment) Therapist to join our growing team! Location : Beautiful Leesburg, Virginia, 40 miles Northwest of Washington DC. Named one of the best places to live by Money magazine. 45-acre campus in a rural area on the northern edge of Leesburg with a gymnasium, beautiful outdoor campus and high ropes course. Excellent public school system. Compensation package : Competitive salary. Employee benefits available including exemplary health and related insurance after 30 days, 21 days per year Paid Time Off available after 90 days in addition to an Extended Leave Bank for use when sick, opportunity to purchase stock at discounted prices , and a 401(k) Plan with a generous company match. Three meals a day provided at no cost to employees. Key Responsibilities: Provides at minimum, monthly staff training in respect to the integration of our substance abuse treatment model into the milieu, program and therapeutic interventions. Assists the Clinical Program Director in developing the milieu, program and therapeutic interventions in order to increase fidelity to our clinical model. Assists the Clinical Program Directors in assuring the milieu, program and therapy model meets Joint Commission standards. Works with the Clinical Program Director to develop and implement a formal staff-competency system. Meets performance outcomes. Provides psychotherapy services for residents to include individual, family and group therapy scheduling and facilitation of treatment team reviews and documentation. Facilitates and attends all treatment teams for assigned residents. Attends weekly clinical supervision. Coordinates multifamily/group/family education group. On call/weekend coverage, as needed. Completes all program notes before the end of the business day. Completes psychosocial assessment within 72 hours of admission. Monthly treatment team reports are due 48 hours before treatment team. Other duties as assigned based on the needs of the facility Qualifications Qualifications : A combination of mental health experience and relevant education to deliver psychotherapy services to consumers. The required knowledge, skills, and abilities must be documented and observable in the application form and interview and can be verified by additional references. Education & Experience: A minimum of a Master's Degree in human services field (ie psychology, social work, counseling, education); Licensed Psychologist; LMFT or LSAT. At least one year recent experience with appropriate population preferred Licensure: Preferably licensed with or license eligible for LPC or LCSW. If unlicensed, is under appropriate clinical supervision as per the state of Virginia licensing board. Required to have CSAC certification in the state of VA.