Post by Jobing - Arapahoe House is a non–profit organization dedicated to providing a continuum of accessible, effective and affordable services to individuals and families with alcohol, drug or other behavioral health problems. Arapahoe House is currently seeking a Primary Therapist II, STIRRT to join our outstanding team. Description: Full time position available in Commerce City working Thursday through Monday, 1:00pm – 9:30pm in the Short–Term Intensive Residential Remediation Treatment (STIRRT) program. Hours may vary to meet client needs.
Provide individual and group counseling services in an intensive residential setting for male substance abusers with a correctional background. Must be able to manage a case load of 20 clients and conduct four groups each week. To learn more about Arapahoe House, please visit our website www.arapahoehouse.org – Requirements include a Masters degree in a related field (psychology, counseling, human services, social work, etc.) with 1000 hours documentable experience in addiction counseling work and 120 clock hours of addiction–specific education and/or training. – Prefer licensure (LAC/LPC/LCSW/LMFT) and Certified Addictions Counselor II, and a minimum of two years related experience.
– Ability to pass Department of Corrections (DOC) Approved Treatment Provider process is necessary. – Experience with the offender population strongly preferred. – Clinical skills in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and completion of Strategies for Self Improvement and Change (SSC) training is a plus. – Must have excellent communication skills and intermediate skills in Microsoft Office.