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Residential Therapist PRN

Residential Therapist PRN

Job Description

Sierra Tucson is a unique treatment center dedicated to the prevention, education, and treatment of addictions and behavioral disorders. More than a drug treatment facility, it is multi-licensed to facilitate healing for psychiatric issues as well as many types of addiction and chronic pain. Sierra Tucson is currently seeking Residential Therapist to join the program department.

The Residential Therapist is responsible for the supervision, coordination and facilitation of the evening and weekend activities.  Activities may include grief groups, didactic lectures, psycho-educational groups, process groups and individual sessions with patients.  The Residential Therapist assist the Charge Nurse and the Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians in providing oversight of the patients during these hours, and other duties as assigned.


Employee will work with Clinical Program Department Coordinators and Clinical Director to support cross training between departments and providing coverage for all areas within the Program Department if needed.  Employee may be asked to provide coverage for groups, lectures, and activities outside of their assigned department


Job Requirements

Applicants must have a Bachelor’s Degree in a related field.  Master’s Degree in a related field preferred. Applicants with a Bachelor’s Degree must have at least three year’s experience in the Behavioral Health field and a certification as a counselor and/or substance abuse counselor. Applicants with a Master’s Degree: One year’s experience post Master’s Degree in Behavioral Health field and certification and/or licensure preferred.  Successful applicants should have experience in an inpatient Behavioral Health setting



The position requires an individual with the ability to facilitate psycho-educational groups, facilitate large group experiences and provide individual support for a wide range of diagnoses and behaviors. Candidates must be able to provide didactic lectures.  Must have excellent time management. Knowledge of the 12-Steps is preferred.

Applicants must be 21 years of age. Candidates must be able to maintain complete confidentiality in all patient/program matters, in accordance to facility policy.

On-call positions.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Per Diem
Job Type Health Care
Education 4 Year Degree
Experience At least 1 year(s)
Manages Others No
Industry Healthcare - Health Services
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID Sierra Tucson
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Residential Therapist PRN

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