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Senior Clinical Therapist Job

Job Number: GHI17037

Job Title: Sr Clinical Therapist

Department: Newport Ed - 5303255

Facility: Newport Hospital

Location: Newport, RI

Masters Degree in Clinical Social Work, Marriage and Family Therapy, Clinical Psychology or related field.

Pursue independent licensure when eligible.

Specialized training and education in group therapy is required.

Able to provide analytic and therapy skills necessary to evaluate group dynamics, individual patient needs, develop treatment plans, initiate therapy, and evaluates results. Able to effectively interact with patients, families, medical staff and outside agencies in providing services.

Demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.


Minimum one year experience working with patients diagnosed with a major mental illness including group and individual therapy.

Under direct supervision of the Program Manager and the general supervision of the Adult Partial Hospitalization Program Medical Director, evaluates, diagnoses and treats a wide range of psychosocial problems, applying individual and group clinical skills in order to assist patients and their families in the resolution of personal and environmental problems, attributable to psychiatric issues which prevents them from achieving their highest level of psychosocial functioning.