DBT TRAUMA THERAPIST

This is a unique and exciting opportunity for an ambitious, self directed individual. AZCFC is a proven leader in delivery of full fidelity Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Trauma programs. We are seeking qualified, dedicated professionals for our Phoenix and Mesa office. If the following words or phrases have meaning to you, this may be the job for you: ambitious, self directed, "good enough is not good enough", excellence, collaboration, creating opportunities and "can do".

Zen Garden

In this position you will have the opportunity to:

  • Conduct Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) groups and individual sessions for adults and adolescents

  • Complete timely documentation of services

  • Collaborate with other professionals in a DBT consultation meeting

  • Case management and phone coaching as needed

  • Conduct assessments or screenings with clients to evaluate the nature of their presenting problems in order to determine their needs and develop appropriate treatment plan goals

  • Develop and provide individual treatment plans; monitors, evaluate and document clients’ progress.

  • Prepare intake documentation, progress notes, case management, communications and other documentation regarding clients in accordance with established standards of practice

  • Implement standardized assessment tools to monitor progress in treatment

  • Treat clients for trauma along with DBT

  • Provide evidence based trauma services to youth and adults

 

Full time positions work a 5 day work week with 2 of those days until at least 7pm. Generous bonus structure available for this position.

Skills/ Requirements:

Applicant qualifications required include a minimum of master's degree in mental/behavioral health field and either possess a current license through the AZ Board of Behavioral Health Examiners or be eligible for licensure. Preference for this position is for Independently Licensed Clinicians, training and experience in DBT. Supervision toward independent license is available for this position.

Preferred Applicants will have several of the following credentials:

  • Independent License from AZBBHE (LISAC's must have another Masters level license)

  • Associate licensed applicants will be considered if experience and training in required areas can be demonstrated

  • Minimum of 2 years experience working in the behavioral health field.

  • Formal training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)

  • Fingerprint clearance card (required)

  • CPR/1st aid (required)

  • Training in other evidence based practices

  • Must be proficient with common software applications, i.e. Word, Excel, etc

  • Must be proficient in the areas of treatment plan writing and other clinical documentation