Addictions Therapist Cornwall 13114 Job in Cornwall, Ontario

Addictions Therapist (Bilingual) Location: Cornwall, Ontario About Us Our Addiction Services agency is located in the scenic eastern counties. It has two head offices, both located in communities that offer the ease of smaller town living with the added bonus of being within a one hour’s drive from both Ottawa and Montreal. We are a community-based agency that has a welcoming team environment. We are committed to being a workplace of choice and offer ongoing training and clinical support to our staff. Our programing provides a wide range of specialized outpatient services designed to address problems associated with addictions or problem gambling. Our organization is involved in exciting new program developments, including the establishment of formal partnerships with our local community mental health programs to promote clinical integration with clinicians. Working together our committed and enthusiastic team strives to provide the highest standard of care for our clients and families. About This Position The Addictions Therapist serves as the primary contact for clients with substance use, abuse or dependency problems, or problem gambling issues. Treatment models could include individual or group cognitive behavioural therapy, motivational interviewing or stepped-care approaches. Intensive case management skills are also required. The Addictions Therapist is responsible for guiding the client in his/her treatment plan through to eventual discharge or even post- treatment. Qualifications Candidates should possess a university degree in psychology, social work, behavioural sciences or in a related field. A specialization in substance abuse and problem gambling, as well as two years experience, would be an asset. Experience and interest in working with youth (16 –24 years of age) preferred The applicants should also be fluent in both French and English, have a valid Ontario driver’s license, be organized and autonomous, and have good team-work capabilities. . Salary as per collective agreement. APPLY NOW!!! Please send your resume and cover letter with JOB TITLE and JOB # in your email subject line to (click to respond) Addictions Therapist Cornwall 13114Listing originally posted at http://www.jobspider.com/job/view-job-3228843.html

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Category:  Medical  |  Address:  Cornwall Ontario


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