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Careers for Therapists

Join our team in Wickenburg, Arizona

Great Opportunities for Therapists

Love where you work! Work in a program influenced by Pia Mellody, Claudia Black, Bessel van der Kolk, Pat Carnes, and other industry leaders. Meadows Behavioral Healthcare provides individualized, intensive inpatient treatment for substance abuse, trauma, eating disorders, sex addiction, and co-occurring mental health issues.

Want to be a part of our amazing team in Arizona? Join us in providing compassionate, patient-centric care that changes lives. We offer competitive compensation, relocation assistance, an excellent benefits package, professional development opportunities, and a sign-on bonus.

Perks of Working For Us

Sign-on Bonus

Begin your new career with a bang! We are currently offering a $5K sign-on bonus for qualified therapists.

Competitive Salary

Get compensated for your training and experience. Depending on licensure, we offer $55-75K along with a robust benefits package.

Training Opportunities

Expand your training in ways you can't anywhere else. Working for MBH gives you access to our Meadow's Senior Fellows!

Position Summary for Therapists

The Therapist assesses and facilitates the care for assigned patients and participates in the treatment and continuing care planning. Is responsible for case management for all assigned patients. Conducts individual, family, specialized and group therapy and shares clinical information gained with the treatment team, and with other involved entities as appropriate. Promotes implementation of therapeutic milieu and daily program schedule. Provides patient care in a supportive and empathetic manner.

Group therapy

Position Details for Therapists

  • Meet with assigned patients to introduce themselves, orient the patient to the therapist’s role, and explain treatment goals and/or expectations. explain treatment goals and/or expectations
  • Initiate contact with family members and outpatient providers
  • Document all activities related to assessment, treatment, and discharge planning
  • Provide individual, group, and family therapy for assigned patients per program schedule
  • Document therapy sessions in the medical record per program requirements
  • Seek clinical supervision and support when complications arise in therapeutic setting or therapy sessions
  • Facilitate specialized interventions when needed
  • Provide specialized therapy services to assigned patients including but not limited to, Family Therapy, Equine, Art, EMDR, and SE
  • Assist in compiling materials for use in group therapy and/or educational/informational sessions
  • Document all activities related to assessment, treatment, and discharge planning
  • May need to work on call as the business need arises

Qualifications for Therapists

  • Master’s degree in behavioral health or a related area
  • State licensed is preferred but not required. If individual has a doctorate in psychology they may function as a therapist but must apply for a license as a psychologist upon hire, keeping HR informed of progress.
  • Two-year minimum in behavioral health field preferred, focused on trauma, chemical dependency, eating disorders within a managed care environment
  • CPR & first aid certified, CPI certified, valid driver’s license, driver safety training
  • Minimum of two year’s experience in behavioral health field preferred targeting specialty services (trauma, chemical dependency, eating disorders) within a managed care environment
  • Prefer two years’ experience providing family therapy, EMDR, sex addiction or other trauma specialist if assigned to conduct specialized therapy

Therapist

“I honestly love working at The Meadows because it has provided the training and space for me to blossom into the best version of myself with the capacity to do great things. When looking back on how I started in my journey to become a therapist, I can see how my life has exponentially changed and gone in directions I would have never expected. The team that I work with is amazingly talented and they are some of the most caring, loving, passionate, and authentic people I have ever met. We practice healthy communication, vulnerability, boundaries, regulation skills, and accountability together. Basically, we actively practice the things that we teach. I have never seen such integrity in any place I have ever worked before which tells me that this truly is a special place. This is why I am so passionate about this company. It is a place that cares about their employees and works hard to create a healthy workspace which translates into amazing therapeutic work with the patients that come here for healing.”

Breanna Mylius

Lead Therapist, The Meadows

Excellent Benefits

It’s incredibly rewarding to be proud of where you work, and for more than 40 years, Meadows Behavioral Healthcare has been an industry leader with a specialized, evidence-based approach to inpatient and outpatient treatment.

In addition to the satisfaction of helping people for a living, Meadows Behavioral Healthcare comes with exciting incentives.

Benefits Overview
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