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Chemical Dependency Counselor - Per Diem - (218369)

Universal Health Services
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Deltek Talent Management - Chemical Dependency Counselor - Per Diem - (218369)

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Chemical Dependency Counselor - Per Diem - (218369)

Facility Name
Sierra Vista Hospital
SACRAMENTO, CA 95823 US (Primary)
Career Area
Behavioral Health - Counselor
Job Description

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?

  • Dynamic people

  • Team-oriented environment

  • Opportunity for advancement

  • Great training program for new grads!

  • Rewarding career opportunities

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.


Job Requirements

Education/License: Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in social work or related field and CADAC required. Master’s Deg



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