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Residential Counselor
Acadia Healthcare     Tucson, AZ 85702



Since 1983, Sierra Tucson has led the way in addiction and behavioral health treatment in Arizona, across the country and internationally. Distinguished for comprehensive programs, innovative and effective therapies, and clinical excellence, personified by an extraordinary and highly credentialed staff, Sierra Tucson provides comprehensive treatment to identify and resolve underlying issues that cause behavioral health disorders. Patients receive the resources, support, and tools necessary for long-term change to occur, including one full year of continuing care and a lifetime of alumni services. Our serene, 160-acre campus is located in beautiful Catalina, Arizona, and is a place of peace, hope and healing.


Sierra Tucson is a subsidiary of the Acadia Healthcare network. Acadia is a leading provider of behavioral healthcare services. Acadia operates a network of 227 behavioral healthcare facilities with approximately 9,900 beds in 40 states and Puerto Rico. Acadia provides behavioral healthcare and substance use services to its patients in a variety of settings, including inpatient psychiatric hospitals, specialty treatment facilities, residential treatment centers and outpatient clinics.


+ Work individually with clients on triage calls to regulate and manage difficult situations

+ Promote self-regulation skills and scaffolding to help clients utilize tools and skills learned in treatment to manage distress and emotional dysregulation

+ Work effectively with the resident milieu to establish relationships with residents and identify residents in need of additional support and patterns of behavior in the milieu

+ Communicate effectively with clinical, medical, residential, and other teams to identify clients needing additional support

+ Conduct clinical groups as scheduled and provide additional group coverage as needed

+ Facilitate fun and engaging activities for resident involvement and morale

+ Complete timely documentation including individual contact notes and group notes


+ Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, counseling, marriage and family, addiction counseling, or related human services field


+ Ability to obtain and maintain Fingerprint Clearance Card (if unlicensed)

+ CPR and De-escalation/Restraint certification required (training available upon hire)


In addition to working for a premier treatment center with competitive pay, our employees enjoy these other great benefits:

+ Three medical plan levels, dental and vision insurance

+ HSA with Company contribution

+ FSA, Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account

+ Basic Life/AD&D and Supplemental Life Insurance

+ Short Term and Long Term Insurance

+ 401k with Company match

+ EAP (Employee Assistance Program)

+ Employee Discount Program

+ Generous PTO, Sick Time, paid holidays and professional development reimbursement

*** Salary dependent on a candidate's experience and qualifications ***

Equal Opportunity Employer

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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