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Addictions Therapist (2 positions)


Company: Community Counselling Centre of Nipissing
Job Type: Permanent Full
Salary Range: 60,000 to 69,000/ year
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We offer the opportunity to learn the art of therapy applied across a broad spectrum of clientele from experts in their field. We offer the opportunity to establish yourself as a seasoned clinician. You offer us your talents and energy. We ​offer you the opportunity to change the trajectory of people's lives. We all change the world.

Under the supervision of the Manager of Addictions, the Addiction Therapist will provide individual and group therapy to individuals experiencing substance use concerns, as well as their families and loved ones. This position includes assignments from the EAP and Walk-In-Clinic programs. This will include assessment, referral single session and brief solution-focused therapy as needed, from a harm reduction, client–directed, feminist, anti-oppression and trauma-based perspective. Regular consultation to community colleagues, community awareness building and other relevant community initiatives are also key components of this position.

Qualifications:

*BSW or BA/HBA in social sciences or MSW/MA
*Eligibility for registration with a professional college that grants the designation to practice psychotherapy in Ontario;
*Minimum two years addictions therapy experience including providing referral, case-management, and community treatment services;
*Proven ability to utilize and interpret addiction assessment tools;
*Demonstrated knowledge and skill with harm reduction, client-directed, feminist and anti-oppression principles and practice;
*Demonstrated positive conflict resolution skills, in addition to evidence of ethical practice;
*Demonstrated evidence of high degree of initiative & collaboration;
*Knowledge of feminism/ARAO is required;
*Understanding and work with people of Indigenous heritage and the proven ability to provide a culturally safe environment;
*Highly developed team/community communication & collaboration strategies;
*Valid driver’s license in the province of Ontario and use of an automobile.

The Community Counselling Centre welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Listing disponible en français.

Benefits:

Casual dress
Company pension
Dental care
Disability insurance
Employee assistance program
Extended health care
Life insurance
On-site parking
Paid time off
Vision care
Hybrid work style

Language:
1 out of 2 positions must be bilingual (English/ French).

Licence/Certification:
Registration or eligible for registration with a college that grants license to practice psychotherapy in Ontario (required).

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