Detox Therapist

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Founded in 1972, Gateway Rehab has become a leader in drug & alcohol treatment in Western Pennsylvania. Our mission is to help all affected by addictive diseases to be healthy in mind, body and spirit. We strive to provide effective long-term treatment for addictive disease by offering a continuum of clinical practices, recovery support, education and research.

Gateway Rehab has a Full Time Detox Therapist position available for our Detox program in Aliquippa, PA (Center Twp). The work schedule will be primarily daylight hours, various days, every other weekend off and holidays as needed to cover program needs. Please note, the schedule is subject to change dependent on program needs.

Benefits for Qualified Positions Include:

  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with employer matching and more!

Essential Functions:

  • Assesses patients to determine initial treatment planning goals and appropriate level of care placement.
  • Completes biopsychosocial evaluations on detox patients.
  • Facilitates transfer of patients to next level of care.
  • Coordinates treatment with referral sources, family members, and other Gateway departments.
  • Conducts group and individual therapy sessions.


  • A Bachelor’s degree in a counseling discipline: degree must be in field that meets Pennsylvania Department of Drug and Alcohol Programs staffing regulations.
  • Work experience in drug and alcohol treatment.
  • Strong communication and organizational skills are required.
  • Master’s degree preferred.

This is a brief summary of duties not intended to be inclusive and subject to change.

Compliance with all applicable licensing/accreditation bodies required.

Gateway Rehab proudly offers competitive wages and benefit packages, along with career advancement opportunities. Join us today!

Options to Apply:

Please note, to be considered for employment you must complete a Gateway Application.  It is not required when you initially apply, but will help expedite the potential employment process if completed at initial submission. The employment application can be accessed at:

  1. EMAIL – Send updated resume and letter of interest indicating what position(s) and location(s) you are interested in, along with optional completed application to
  2. ONLINE – Apply online using the “Apply Now” link provided on the job listing page and attach your resume, optional cover letter and optional completed application.
  1. MAIL – Send updated resume and letter of interest indicating what position(s) and location(s) you are interested in, along with completed application to: Gateway Rehab, Attn: Recruitment, 311 Rouser Road, Moon Township, PA 15108
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