For my final project I choose to discuss the duties of an Addiction Therapist as well as related jobs. I found that the salaries for these positions can be fairly low if you have patience, dedication, and a passion for the work or just enjoy a challenge this may be the job for you.
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Tom Duvall is an Addition Therapist at New Vistas Crisis Center. He currently holds a Masters degree which is required for this position. Most clients are court ordered because they are struggling with addition. New Vistas offers 2 different types of treatment group and individualized. The environment can be very supportive in a substance abuse center due to the fact everyone is working toward the same goal promoting sobriety. Tom’s job is to motivate them to want a better quality of life without substance abuse.
On any given day an addiction therapist will perform several duties to help clients overcome addition these duties include but not limited to drug abuse assessments, drug testing, conduct……
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