Psychotherapist (LPC-(IT) – In Training)

Job details: Contract/part time/full time 

 

Primary responsibilities:

  • Plans treatment based on the individual client’s needs as well as resources available from the organization and community resources.

  • Works in coordination with professionals involved in patient’s care to ensure interdisciplinary collaboration and continuity of services.

  • Keeps current knowledge of community resources for supplementary treatment of clients and makes referrals which adequately and appropriately utilize these resources. Is available for consultation with other staff regarding community resources.

  • Provides a continuum of short- and long-term psychotherapy to individuals, couples families and groups, based on individualized treatment plans.

  • Maintains good communication and collaborative relationships with referring physicians and other staff and recommends additional referrals for patients as needed.

  • Carries out ongoing record keeping and case review of all psychotherapy work in compliance with state guidelines.

  • Works in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.

  • Provides assessment (by telephone and in-person) of suicidal and homicidal risk and immediacy of crisis situations.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Education: Master's degree in Behavioral Health or related field

 

Experience:

  • No experience required.

  • LPC or LCSW

 

Physical requirements:

  • Frequent reaching, sitting, standing, and walking.

  • Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more).

  • Frequent use of hearing and speech to share information through oral communication. Ability to hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.

  • Frequent keyboard use/data entry.

  • Occasional bending, stooping, climbing, twisting, and gripping.

  • Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.

  • Occasional use of vision to identify and distinguish colors.

  • Occasional driving.

  • Rare repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements and squatting.

 

Other information:

  • Please refer to our website for more information about the services we provide. Please contact us with questions. 

  • We would like to have a passionate individual committed to help others and be able to interact with the office staff in a positive and compassionate manner. 

  • We also would like to have a strong team, for that reason we will introduce the applicant to the rest of the staff and possible several meeting to interact with staff and providers will occur. 

  • Remember that for you to start helping clients you need to be certified by insurance and the process takes time. Please apply as soon as possible to start working on the certification and background check process.

 

We are looking forward to meeting you and work with you as a team. Employees are eligible for performance-based merit awards with exceptional and commendable performance ratings.