Primary Therapist needed in Newport Beach, CA

Newport Beach, CA 92660

Employment Type: Full-Time Direct Hire Category: Counselor/Therapist, Social Worker Job Number: 4552

Job Description

We are looking for a Primary/Licensed Therapist in Newport Beach, CA who will be responsible for providing high quality patient care, from assessment and treatment planning, as well as facilitating individual and group therapy sessions. This position is responsible for assessing, planning, and delivering care for patients with mental and emotional issues, substance abuse, and other addictive behaviors while also delivering educational classes that help clients understand their mental health issues and how to cope with them. Success in this role comes from being passionate about helping people, a team player, open-minded and willing to constantly learn and improve professionally as a therapist within the area of mental health services.
EDUCATION, SKILLS & EXPERIENCE: Master’s or doctorate degree in behavioral sciences or related field required.  At least two 2 years professional experience in related field required. Valid license to practice psychotherapy in the California OR in the process of completing their hours towards acquiring their license required.  Thorough knowledge of state and federal regulations and clinical guidelines (including the DSM V) and standards with regard to ethics, treatment, patient rights, and confidentiality required. Certifications in evidence based practices such as Seeking Safety a plus.  Demonstrated competence in reacting to and handling crises situation required.  Ability to work collaboratively with multiple health professionals in a busy and complex environment using tact, diplomacy, and discipline required.

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Meet Your Recruiter

Brooke Olson
National Recruiting Manager

Recruiting is a great way to combine two fields that I love — human resources and human services. I believe that my knowledge of the human services field helps me so much in my position as a behavioral health recruiter. I am truly able to understand what client companies are looking for in a candidate, and in turn, I can help job candidates locate a job they love.
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