Full Time Recreation Therapist – Brighton Recovery Center

Brighton Recovery Center is looking for a Recreational Therapist to join our growing team. Brighton Recovery Center treats adults who suffer from the disease of addiction and co-occurring mental health disorders. Our patients and their families are treated in an environment that promotes healing, strength, dignity and hope.

We are seeking a qualified Recreational Therapist to join our clinical team. Must be fully licensed by the State of Utah as a Therapeutic Recreation Specialist and have experience working with substance abuse issues and mental health disorders. Applicants must also be certified as a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist through the National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification. We are best-practice driven in our approach to treatment and believe in providing excellent patient care. Ideal candidate exhibits excellent communication and organizational skills and is a motivated, self-starter.

If you are committed to providing care that exemplifies professionalism and best practices, we’d like to hear from you.

Company / Organization Name: Brighton Recovery Center
Type: Full Time
Position Title: Recreation Therapist
Minimum Requirements β€’ Must hold a current CTRS certification and Utah State TRS license.

β€’ Duties required yet not limited to the following:

o Develop and grow a Recreation Therapy program within a residential treatment setting.

o Participates as a member of the treatment team.

o Utilizes standard assessment tools and or develops specific tools to determine the functional assessment, interest inventories and profiles to identify appropriate therapeutic goals and develop the patient’s treatment plan. Analyzes and structures recreational activities in order to realize the individual’s treatment goals; employs new approaches and techniques based on diversities of human behavior.

o Develops and implements a monthly calendar and budget o Performs large group recreation therapy treatment

o Evaluates treatment progress on a recurring basis and provides written and oral reports of findings to the multidisciplinary team for their use in making a diagnosis and developing a treatment plan for the patient. Develops, plans, organizes and implements education and counseling services.

o Maintains condition and inventory control on supplies and equipment, replacing lost, used, or damaged items as necessary.

o Recommends improved systems or procedures to carry out functions and activities.

o Clinical documentation and charting of treatment with each patient

Application Deadline 03/29/17
Contact Name: Will Lindsay
Application Instructions Respond by submitting a copy of your resume to: Will Lindsay TRS, CTRS wlindsay(at)brightonrecoverycenter(dot)com
Location: South Ogden, UT

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