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Therapist | Adolescent Eating Disorder Treatment Center

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New Adolescent Eating Disorder Treatment Center is currently looking for Licensed & Associate Therapists for our program in Los Angeles!

Eating Disorder Experience Preferred!

This position is Full time onsite and located in central L.A.

  • Full Time

Duties and responsibilities

  • Responsible for individual, group and family counseling sessions.
  • Conducts client psychosocial assessment, develops and monitors the implementation of individualized treatment plans, carries out client intake process, and is available to solve any pertinent issues.
  • Collaborates with treatment team comprised of clinical staff, including the clinical director, program director and counselors.
  • Identify patients’ negative behaviors by asking personal questions and monitoring their actions.
  • Responsible for assisting residents to live more effectively with their addictions by identifying harmful behaviors and overcoming urges.
  • Demonstrate an understanding of patient care through charting and documenting resident progress and provide service referrals when needed.
  • Review patient analysis, random drug tests, and facilitate therapy sessions.
  • Maintain professional relationships with the staff, clients, families and visitors
  • Perform any other duties as needed.

Qualifications

  • Master’s degree from accredited social work, marriage and family therapy or psychology program.
  • Registration with State of California Board of Behavioral Health as an active intern or licensed therapist with number.
  • Experience working with Eating Disorders preferred
  • Able to maintain a professional manner with staff, clients, and visitors.
  • Able to work in a fast paced setting, under pressure, and maintain open, and proper communication.
  • Must be fluent in speaking, reading, and writing English.
  • Good physical and mental health.
  • Able to write routine reports and correspondence.
  • Ability to speak effectively before groups of clients or employees of an organization.
  • Ability to relate harmoniously with staff and clients of diverse ethnic and economic backgrounds
  • Experience in providing direct services to individuals, families and groups.
  • Good Computer skills. Ability to navigate an Electronic Health Records System. Kipu experience a plus.
  • Demonstrate professionalism, and strong boundaries with the clients.

Hiring Requirements:

  • Hiring is contingent upon completion of a Background Check, TB test, and clearance on a drug screen and pre-employment physical. Current First Aid and CPR certification or willing to obtain upon hire.
  • For the mental health and eating disorder programs additional requirements include receiving DOJ/FBI fingerprint clearance or an exemption and a submission of a signed Criminal Record Statement (LIC 508). Clean Background is required.
  • Subject to the new state vaccine mandate for all healthcare workers as of September 30th, 2021.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Signing bonus

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Los Angeles, CA 90019: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Application Question(s):

  • What is your email address?

Education:

  • Master’s (Preferred)

Experience:

  • Eating Disorder Treatment: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Therapist: 2 years (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • AMFT, ACSW, APCC, LMFT, LPCC, LCSW (Required)
  • # with the BBS? (Preferred)

Work Location: One location

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