Mental Health Therapist


Position Performance Requirements:
– Conduct mental health intake, evaluation, assessment and diagnosis of individuals requesting services at Agency.
– Participate in case consultation, team treatment planning, and in-service activities as scheduled.
– Understands and follows corporate safety procedures.
– Perform treatment documentation, record keeping, and reporting duties in a timely manner.
– Conduct continuing care sessions as needed.
– Conduct outreach contact activities and coordinate referral to appropriate allied agencies.
– Participate in public representation of agency and its programs.
– Participate with treatment team in providing clinical education activities with identified students from collaborating academic institutions.
– At all times maintain strict adherence to Federal and State Confidentiality Laws and HIPAA regulations.
– Perform other related duties as assigned.
EDUCATION:Requires Masters Degree in Professional Counseling or associated field.
EXPERIENCE:Minimum of one year of clinical experience. Prefer minimum of 6 mo. knowledge and/or experience in applying pre-admission assessment driven individualized treatment that is consistent with the use of the American Society of Addiction Medicine’s patient placement criteria and the continuum of care service delivery model.
– Knowledge of DSM V criteria/diagnosis and skills needed for each particular disorder.
– Knowledge of Mental health therapy/skills to integrate into the co-occurring treatment process. – Knowledge of Chemical dependency counseling skills and the full continuum of care model – (optional, but we can train)
– Working knowledge of AA/Al-Anon programs and how it is integrated into the treatment process – (Optional, but we can train)

Mental Health License: Licensed Clinical Professional Counselor or Licensed Clinical Social Worker or Eligible