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Date Posted: 7/6/2018

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Primary Therapist


Job Title: Primary Therapist                                                   Division/Dept.: Sunspire Health (SSH)

FLSA: Per Diem                                                                     Reports to:  Clinical Director

Salary:  Dependent upon experience

Travel:  0%                                                                             Location:  Hilton Head, SC
Sunspire Health is a national network of addiction recovery providers, offering highly effective evidence-based clinical interventions and treatment programs. We provide behavioral health solutions for adult men and women suffering with substance use disorders, process addictions such as eating disorders, sex addiction and gambling disorder, as well as co-occurring mental health disorders. Our licensed residential and outpatient treatment facilities are located in California, Florida, Illinois, Massachusetts, Oregon, Texas and South Carolina. Sunspire Health is headquartered in Lyndhurst, NJ.

General Purpose of Position:

The Primary Therapist – is responsible for coordinating and providing individual and family counseling, ca

We are a Drug Free Company.  All positions are designated as “Safety Sensitive” positions and in light of our company mission the Company does not employ medical marijuana cardholders. Following an offer of employment, and prior to reporting to work, all applicants will be required to submit to and pass a substance abuse screen.

Job Requirements

Education, Skills and Experience Requirements:

Master’s degree from an accredited college or university in Psychology or a related field.

At least three (3) years of experience in a behavioral health field.

Must have acquired all required state licensures.

Must have valid driver’s license and proof of insurance.

Must maintain CPR and First Aid certifications.

•         Strong clinical skills.

•         Must be detail oriented.

•         Able to work under pressure and meet deadlines as well as be flexible and dependable.

•         Strong interpersonal, organizational and analytical skills.

•         Structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of    composition, and grammar.

•         Principles and processes for providing patient services. This includes patient needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of patient satisfaction.

•         Human behavior and performance; individual differences in ability, personality, and interests; learning and motivation; psychological research methods; and the assessment and treatment of behavioral and affective disorders.

•         Exceptional patient/patient service with the ability to resolve service issues.

•         Business acumen.

•         Knowledge of CARF standards.

•         Identifying complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.

•         Use logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.

•         Considering the relative cos