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Mental Health Therapist

Company: HopeTree Family Services
Location: Roanoke
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Mental Health Therapist Job Description: HopeTree Family Services is seeking a seasoned Mental Health Clinician to lead and provide clinical consultation and supportive supervision to male and female youth in our residential program. Candidate will be responsible for providing diagnostic assessments, therapy, counseling, and locating additional support services as necessary. Familiarity with community services and resources is important and ability to build working relationship with each. Responsibilities: -Processes applications for services, providing initial and routine screenings and assessments for newly admitted residents -Completes psycho-social and diagnostic assessments, monitoring client progress, -Provides services to children, parents, and legal guardians while maintaining contact with community resources involved in supporting child and parents, and provides referrals as necessary -Maintains accurate records including assessments, treatment plans, and progress notes as required by licensure; insures any and all paperwork is completed for the purpose of timely billing; Promotes a responsible therapeutic approach to working with children and their families. He/she will provide or arrange for needed training in the provision of behavioral health services. -Provides individual, family and group counseling services for clients. -Maintains confidentiality of records relating to clients' treatment -Gathers information about community mental health needs and resources that could be used in conjunction with therapy -Plans outreach and referral activities in surrounding communities -Plans and conducts programs to prevent substance abuse or improve community health and counseling services. -Assesses clients' mental condition based on review of client information, interviews, observation, tests, and in collaboration with other staff members -Develops and implements appropriate treatment plans -Must be able to show compassion and possess excellent listening, verbal and written communication skills. Requirements: - A Master degree in Social Work or Psychology along with independent licenses such as LPC, LCSW, LMFT is preferred; or Resident in Counseling/Resident in Social Work; with 3 years post license experience preferably working in a group home setting -Relevant clinical experience in the provision of mental health assessment, education and counseling services. Job Type: Full-timerecblid 2ovd7vayc30nmxmjbee49p0duo3vk6

Keywords: HopeTree Family Services, Roanoke , Mental Health Therapist, Other , Roanoke, Virginia

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