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Therapist - Signing Bonus

Company: Oklahoma Mental Health Council
Location: Altus
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description

Therapists provides ongoing individual and group counseling to an assigned population. The Therapist completes documentation requirements reflecting clinical necessity which meets program and agency standards. Therapists interact regularly with other staff, including the Health Team, and treatment providers to assess and treat individuals with mental, emotional, or substance abuse problems, including abuse of alcohol tobacco, and/or other drugs. Activities may include individual and group therapy, crisis intervention, case management, treatment planning, psycho-social assessments, client advocacy, prevention and education.

Essential Functions

  • Completes intakes, develops treatment plans, determines clinical diagnosis and refer clients to appropriate resources internally or externally
  • Prepares, plans, facilitates, and implements direct care of consumers through groups and/or individual therapy
  • Participates in treatment team meetings providing information pertinent to welfare of consumer for supervision
  • Provides crisis assistance and consults with various third parties as deemed appropriate
  • Completes all documentation in a timely manner
  • Coordinates input from all team members into the comprehensive treatment plan
  • Assists in the development and implementation of programmatic goals and objectives
  • Maintains confidentiality
  • Maintains core competencies in relation to working with co-occurring disorders through continuing education and implementing skills into all aspects of treatment
  • Maintains effective working relationships and strategic alliances with consumers, other staff, the community and other non-profit organizations
  • Exercises independent judgment
  • Works effectively in a team environment
  • Seeks supervision as appropriate for safety of consumers and adherence to Policy and Procedures
  • Encourages team work and supports the culture and goals of the agency
  • Maintains compliance with state agencies and any other funding /contract sources
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Master's degree
  • Licensed or eligible to go under supervision in the state of Oklahoma as one of the following
  • Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC)
  • Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor (LADC)
  • Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist (LFMT)
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Works effectively in a team environment
  • Proficient in use of technology to perform duties

Benefits

  • $2500 signing bonus
  • NHSC approved site for Student Loan Repayment
  • Health Insurance with $560 employer contribution
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 403B Retirement plan with employer contribution
  • Professional Growth funds
  • Paid Time-off
  • Employer paid long term disability

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military status, or any other basis made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws or regulations.

Keywords: Oklahoma Mental Health Council, Lawton , Therapist - Signing Bonus, Other , Altus, Oklahoma

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