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Substance Abuse Outpatient Therapist

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Substance Abuse Outpatient Therapist in Los Angeles County

  • Penny Lane Centers
  • Full time
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  • Los Angeles County
  • 29/10/2018
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Penny Lane's mission is to foster hopes and dreams by empowering children, youth and families to reach their highest potential. It represents our commitment to delivering safe, high quality care to our clients.

Summary:

The Substance Abuse Therapist will provide mental health services including individual, group and family therapy in the clinic, school, residential main facility and client’s home. The Substance Abuse Therapist will be working within the context of a team to provide mental health and/or substance use disorder services to clients that meet medical necessity. The Substance Abuse Therapist works collaboratively with the team to assess and link the client and families to needed community services and coordinates all the services that the client receives. The Substance Abuse Therapist documents all services according to Department of Mental Health, Department of Health Care Services Alcohol and other drug standards (AOD), Department of Public Health Substance Abuse Prevention Control (SAPC), Joint Commission, and Penny Lane guidelines.

The Substance Abuse Therapist is an energetic self-starter who is able to function comfortably in a team environment or independently and relates well to co-workers and County representatives. This position requires flexibility and the ability to manage time and multiple tasks with little supervision.  The individual in this position must be able to assume a wide range of responsibilities, provide timely responses to requests and deadlines and works well under pressure.

Requirements:

  • Must be registered or licensed with the Board of Behavioral Sciences or the Board of Psychology.
  • Clinical experience and/or training in substance use disorders, working in a drug treatment facility or mental health clinic preferred.
  • Valid California driver’s license; current automobile insurance; have and maintain a clean driving record acceptable to the organization’s insurance company; have immediate access to his or her vehicle during work hours.

Position Location: Commerce, CA

Salary Range: $50,450 up to $62,500 per year

We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan (Employee and Matching Contributions)
  • Employee Advocacy
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Supplemental Insurance (Accident and Critical Illness Coverage)
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Short Term Disability Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Time Off

Equal Employment Opportunity.

Penny Lane is committed to equal employment opportunity. We will not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis (Protected class) including, but not limited to race; religious creed; color; national; origin; ancestry; physical disability; mental disability; medical condition, including genetic characteristics; genetic information; marital status; sex; pregnancy’ child birth or related medical conditions; actual or perceived gender; gender identity or expression or sexual orientation. Our management is dedicated to ensuring the fulfillment of this policy with respect to hiring, placement, recruitment advertising, pay and other forms of compensation, training and general treatment during employment.

$50,450 up to $62,500

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Penny Lane Centers

Penny Lane's mission is to foster hopes and dreams by empowering children, youth and families to reach their highest potential. It represents our commitment to delivering safe, high quality care to our clients.

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