MENTAL HEALTH PROFESSIONAL
Company: GEO Secure Services
Posted on: August 2, 2022
Facility:LAWTON CORRECTIONAL FACILITYPay: up to $75,296
AnnuallyBonus (if applicable): Shift: Benefits: Employees working a
normal work week (30 hours or more) will enjoy a competitive
benefits package for an energized workforce with options for you
and your family including: Paid time off Paid holidays 401(k)
401(k) matching Health Insurance Dental Insurance Vision Insurance
Life Insurance Flexible spending account Health savings account
Tuition Reimbursement Reduced tuition rates Employee discount
Employee assistance program Pet insurance Disability Insurance Paid
training Other benefits availableEqual Opportunity Employer.Are you
looking to join a company where you can make a real difference? If
you are passionate about people and believe that everyone deserves
the highest quality of mental healthcare, we have the role for you!
You will be responsible for providing a full range of mental health
outpatient services such as initial assessment, treatment planning,
supportive counseling, case management, aftercare planning, group
psychotherapy, suicide risk assessment, and crisis intervention.
Keep reading to get to know us and learn what we have to offer.Join
A Community That CaresJoining GEO means contributing to our mission
to provide the best rehabilitation and community reintegration
programs and services to those in our care.GEO is a place for
professional growth, exploration, creativity, and valuable
interpersonal relationships. Interested in achieving extraordinary
things? Send in your application. Every one of our employees makes
us who we are.We're looking for individuals from different
backgroundsBuilding an inclusive culture where every employee can
perform to their maximum potential is the center of GEOs employee
value proposition. Our success is based on diversity in our
workforce and the inclusion of eclectic perspectives, ideas, and
backgrounds. Everyone is encouraged to apply. Heres to unlimited
ideas, increased productivity, and innovative solutions!In this
role, you will:
- Conduct mental health interviews, screenings, and evaluations
to determine appropriate mental health services and treatment plans
to address specific mental health needs.
- Provide supportive mental health services: brief individual
counseling, group counseling (process or psycho-educational), and
specialty group counseling (anger management, coping skills, end of
sentence, life term, etc.).
- Provide case management services to ensure continuity of
ongoing service delivery.
- Prepare all related mental health documentation following
applicable organizational and state standards in a clear, thorough,
and timely manner.
- Consult with Security, Medical, Classification and other
departments as needed.
- Respond to psychological emergencies and provide crisis
intervention (involuntary hospitalization, placement under
observation due to suicide risk, or inability to adjust within
general population due to symptoms of mental illness).
- Conduct post-release planning and communicate with community
based mental health facilities for referral and continuity of
care.Job Requirements:Minimum Requirements
- Masters degreed as a mental health clinician who has full
licensure, provisional licensure, or registered intern status as a
mental health provider.
- One (1) year experience providing mental health services in an
institutional setting is preferred.
- Ability to work in crisis situations in a professional and
- Strong counseling and motivational skills.
- Must be able to work individual and in a team environment.
- Above average verbal and writing skills.
- Must be able to develop clear and concise reports in a timely
- Ability to work with computers and the necessary software
typically used by the department.Please note licensed interns may
be considered based on our client's requirements. To be considered,
you must have a clinical supervisor who has been approved by the
state board.Ideally, you should have experience providing mental
health services in an institutional setting for at least one
year.Physical RequirementsIn this position, you will frequently
divide your time between sitting and walking. Candidates should
also be able to occasionally: lift, carry, push, or pull up to 40
lbs.; stand, bend, stoop, and reach above shoulder level.
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