Stonington Institute, a division of one of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS), has an immediate opening for a Clinician in our Starlight Military program. UHS is a Fortune 500 corporation and in 2017 was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune.
Stonington Institute is committed to providing quality substance abuse treatment options for adults in Southeastern Connecticut and surrounding areas. We offer medical detox as well as residential addictions treatment for active duty and retired military service members in our North Stonington location.
Our clinic in Groton, CT, offers partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient treatment, and is conveniently located across the street from The Inn at Trails Corner, a new 180 bed dormitory-style sober community for adult men and women who attend our outpatient day treatment programs. The Inn offers overnight accommodations, full-meal service, indoor/outdoor recreation options, a workout room, and computer center for all clients.
We accept private insurance, state-funded plans and self-pay arrangements. EOE/M/F/Disability/Vet.
The Clinician is responsible for facilitating psycho-educational and psychotherapy groups as scheduled in the Residential treatment program and assisting in developing the curriculum for the Residential program, based on program needs. In addition, the Clinician assists in the provision of case management services to clients in the program, as needed and appropriate. The Clinician exercises judgment, leadership, and teaching ability in the field of alcoholism and drug abuse, behavioral, mental health and trauma while interacting with all members of the health care system serving this client population.
Master's Degree required. Independent license preferred (LMFT, LCSW, LPC, LADC, licensed psychologist,). For non-licensed individuals, either (1) CAC and one year substance abuse counseling experience; or (2) three years substance abuse counseling experience. Experience treating active duty military personnel and SCCD a plus.
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