The Sierra Vista Hospital location, a 171-bed psychiatric care facility located in south Sacramento, is a full-service mental health facility and a center of support for patients and their families. Since 1986, we have offered our clinical expertise to those suffering from emotional, behavioral and addiction problems.
We are seeking a Chemical Dependency Therapist - works closely with the OPS Director, the physicians and other staff, as indicated, assigned to the Chemical Dependency Program. This employee will work directly with chemically addicted patients participating as an active member of the interdisciplinary treatment planning team will provide patients with initial integrated, chemical dependency, psychosocial, treatment, discharge plans, individual and group drug and alcohol counseling, group therapy and family drug and alcohol education, and will assist with aftercare planning and groups. Employee must maintain chemical dependency credential. Employee must have strong communication, documentation, and computer experience.
Why is Sierra Vista Hospital a great place to work?
Opportunity for advancement
Great training program for new grads!
Rewarding career opportunities
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