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Therapist- Licensed Residential

Company: Merakey
Location: Nazareth
Posted on: March 13, 2023

Job Description:

Are you looking for an opportunity to advance your career while working with an extraordinary team? At Merakey, we put heart and soul into everything we do. We are seeking a Licensed Residential Therapist to join our team at our program in Nazareth, PA.

Earn $30.02 / hour with the selection of the Enhanced Pay Option.

Position Details:

Conduct intake evaluations of assigned clients. This includes completion of the Strengths-Based Assessment, Crisis Plan, etc. Develop individual Recovery Plans for each assigned consumer in conjunction with the Psychiatrist and other members of the treatment team and update in a timely manner. Determine proper modality of treatment and provide appropriate therapy for each assigned consumer in accordance with his/her treatment plan. Work in conjunction with a case manager for all care and planning, including discharge planning for all residents on caseload. This involves the coordination of service delivery with other departments and agencies, consultation with treating Psychiatrists regarding medication compliance and other issues. Maintain the documentation in record/chart of residents in assigned caseload that is necessary to meet state regulatory standards. This includes, but is not limited to, regular review and update of treatment plans, daily progress notes that are consistent with treatment goals, etc. Submit all documentation pertaining to the billing for treatment services in a timely fashion and issue that correct and updated information regarding what insurance coverage is available. Provide clinical coaching and on-the-job training for Recovery Coaches.


Merakey offers Medical, Dental and Vision insurance plans as well as competitive compensation plans. In addition, benefits include Work/Life balance, flexible schedules, cell phone discount plans, employee referral bonuses, tuition reimbursement, Daily Pay, membership in and much more!

To fill out an on-line application:

Requisition number: 80986


Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health, and education non-profit provider with a fifty-year history. We offer a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country. Our belief that every individual has the right to achieve growth, dignity, and fulfillment guides all of our decisions. At Merakey, we care about each other and are committed to providing the very best care to those we serve. Merakey strictly follows a zero-tolerance policy for abuse.

Merakey is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer! We deeply value diversity and do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ethnic background, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, genetic information, or disability status. Moreover, we are committed to creating teams that reflect the diversity of the communities we serve and encourage applicants from underrepresented backgrounds to apply.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Psychology, Counseling, Social Work or a related field.
  • PA licensure as a LSW, LCSW, LPC, or LMFT.
  • 1 year of mental health clinical experience.
  • 3 years clinical experience preferred.
  • Experience in traditional and alternative therapies.

Keywords: Merakey, Bethlehem , Therapist- Licensed Residential, Healthcare , Nazareth, Pennsylvania

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