Primary Therapist - Promises Scottsdale

Company: Elements Behavioral Health ( Learn More )

General Information
2 Year Degree
At least 1 year(s)
Job Description The Primary Therapist at Promises Scottsdale, member of Elements Behavioral Health provides individual, group and family therapy, crisis intervention services, psycho-education presentations and experiential learning groups for clients and their families.


  • Provides clinical services including individual, group and family therapy, crisis intervention services, primary process groups, psychoeducation presentations and experiential learning groups for clients and families.
  • Provides oversight of residential facilities.
  • Provides clinical consultation for clients and their families, and referents upon request.
  • Provides psychosocial assessments, treatment plans and clinical discharge summaries.
  • Works closely with clinical case manager and family therapist to provide comprehensive client care.
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    Job Requirements
    • Master's or Ph.D. in counseling, social work, psychology or other counseling-related field required.
    • LPC, LCSW or LMFT and clinical qualifications or intern status licensure required.
    • Minimum of 2 years experience with eating disorders and addiction
    • Three (3) years' experience in social work or related field.
    • Experience working with addictions and/or mental health.
    • Experience using a variety of interventions including DBT, CBT, Family Systems,
    • Ability to demonstrate understanding of a variety of models and theories of addiction, mental illness and related issues.
    • Knowledge of philosophies, practices, policies and outcomes of models of treatment, recovery, relapse prevention and continuing care for dually diagnosed populations.
    • Understanding of diagnostic criteria for dual conditions and the ability to conceptualize modalities and placement criteria within the continuum of care.
    • Ability to demonstrate an understanding of diverse cultures and gender-specific issues and ability to incorporate needs of gender and culturally diverse groups into practice setting.
    • Excellent organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize workload and work independently.
    • Proficient computer skills.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • Expressive or training in Therapies preferred.
    • EMDR Certification preferred¬†