Jackson Recovery Centers
800 5th St, Suite 200
Sioux City, IA 51101
712-234-2300
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Agency Description

Jackson Recovery Centers is a non-profit organization dedicated to the prevention, education and treatment of alcohol, drug and gambling addictions. Their services also address eating disorders, co-dependency and mental health problems associated with addictive behaviors. Rooted in the 12 Steps of Alcoholics Anonymous, Jackson offers a full-continuum of services for persons experiencing problems in their life due to their own, or someone else's, addiction.

Staff Information

Administrative Supervisor

Cliff Millard, Ph.D.
cmillard@jacksonrecovery.com

Clinical Psychology Supervisor

Denise Marandola, Ph.D.
drmarandola@aol.com

Position Information

  • Contract training site (contracted with USD)
  • Stipend: $10,752 per 12 months
  • Hours per week: 16 hours per week/4 weeks per month
  • Number of placement positions: 1
  • Estimated distance from Vermillion: 45 miles
  • Prior training & experience required of trainees: assessment courses
  • Prior training and experience preferred of trainees: master's degree completed, experience with completing psychological evaluations and working in a residential setting
  • Strengths of this practicum experience: lots of experience in assessments; independence; staff are eager for input and appreciative of students' work; team affiliation with members from other disciplines

Training Opportunities

M = major emphasis (all trainees involved)
O = options for trainees (based on trainee interest or skills)

Populations Activities Special Areas
elders individual therapy O HIV/AIDS
adults family therapy eating disorders O
adolescents M couples therapy developmental disabilities O
children group therapy O physical disabilities
ethnic minorities M community outreach PTSD M
gay/lesbian/bisexual O consultation/liaison O forensic
low income M crisis intervention sexual offenders O
homeless O brief psychotherapy O sexual abuse M
inpatients long term therapy geropsychology
outpatients cognitive assessments M SPMI O
residential M personality assessments M SED
English as second language O neuropsych assessments O substance abuse M
immigrants/refugee O case management domestic violence O

Proportion of Practicum

Proportion of practicum time spent in a typical month

  • Assessment (including conducting/scoring/preparing reports): 90%
  • Therapy: 5%
  • Receiving supervision: 5%
  • Consultation: 0%