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Therapists Wanted (AMFT or MFT) Immediate openings for the Sacramento CA Region

  • Mon, May 16, 2022 2:14 PM
    Message # 12782578

    Akua Behavioral Health

    We are looking for a highly skilled therapists to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team in various aspects of our mental health and addiction program including group therapy, family therapy and individual therapy.

    Therapists Wanted – Immediate openings for the Sacramento CA Region – Orange and Fair Oaks locations in the city of Fair Oaks CA and our Terra Loma location in the city of Rancho Cordova CA.

    Required experience:
    Looking for AMFT and/or LMFT with Experience in the Substance Abuse/Mental Health field preferred.
    Psychodynamic and/or Family system modality experience required. Must be able to manage case load of 10 to 12.

        At least 2 years’ experience working with trauma, addiction, eating disorder or mental health disorders
        Is skilled in EMDR, somatic work, brain-spotting and other therapeutic modalities, or is willing to seek training
        Has experience with insurance care coordination and utilization reviews
        Has experience with clinical intake processes
        Is creative, responsive, and passionate about their treatment approach with patients
        Interested in bringing creative ideas, passion, and expertise to further enrich and develop our dynamic program
        Has background and experience with psychodynamic, family systems, DBT, CBT, attachment-focused, and humanistic approaches
        Can cultivate a compassionate and empathic healing space for our clients
        Has ability to recognize countertransference issues and can actively seek supervision and peer support


        MFT Trainee, Associate or Licensed. (Required)
        Recent Health Screen/Physical (Required)
        TB Clearance (Required)
        Current CPR/First Aid Certification (Required)
        Live Scan (Required) **Fair Oaks Mental Health facility – Applicants must have the ability to pass a FBI and Department of Justice criminal background clearance and requirements below**
        Proof of COVID19 Vaccination (Required)
        Valid Driver License

    Duties and Responsibilities:
        Reports to Executive Clinical Director and/or Regional Director
        Conduct individual, group, and family therapy sessions for Residential clients
        Participate in case management and care coordination, including utilization reviews and treatment team meetings
        Maintain appropriate and timely contact with referring professionals
        Detailed and timely documentation, including: biopsychosocial assessment, weekly goal setting and treatment planning, session progress notes, discharge reporting/recommendations
        Participate in collaborative therapeutic, work environment

        Starting Salary Based on Experience
        Comprehensive medical benefits for Full-Time

    Akua Behavioral Health is a nationally recognized Mental Health, and Substance Abuse treatment program for adults. Accredited by The Joint Commission, Akua meets the highest quality standards for behavioral health and client care.


    Job Type: Full-time
    Pay: $62,400.00 – $72,000.00 per year

        Dental insurance
        Health insurance
        Referral program
        Vision insurance

    Medical Specialty:
        Addiction Medicine

        8 hour shift
        Monday to Friday
        Weekend availability

    Last modified: Mon, May 16, 2022 2:16 PM | Anonymous

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