Counselor/Therapist in Columbia - Berrywood at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 7/20/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $24.37-$33.29 hourly, dependent on licensure level

Provide individual and group counseling to consumers with substance use disorders and their codependents with the goal of helping them to improve functioning and reduce substance use, thereby enhancing their quality of life. Assess, treat, counsel, refer consumers of the organization. Provide crisis intervention services.

LCSW, LPC, LMFT, or provisional license, or MO Substance Use credential required. Licensed/provisionally licensed clinicians preferred.

This program offers primarily afternoon and evening hours to accommodate the needs of adolescents and their families (10 am - 7 pm). Some weekend hours may be required to accommodate program events/activites.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS – JOB SPECIFIC:

• Perform the twelve core functions as set down by the Missouri Credentialing Board: screening, intake, orientation, assessment, education, referral, record keeping, treatment planning, counseling, case management, crisis intervention and consultation
• Participate in treatment meetings and staffing
• Maintain an adequate caseload size to meeting productivity expectations
• Complete required paper and electronic documentation within required timeframes
• Update documentation as required by standards
• Respond to general chart audits and contract compliance visits
• Although driving is not an essential function of the position, a valid license and agency established minimum automobile coverage are required in the event the employee drives during employment
• Abide by ethical standards as set forth by the MCB and the agency
• Other duties as assigned

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/CORE COMPETENCIES – COMPANY WIDE:

• Regularly attends work except for approved absences
• Attends all training as required
• Maintain professional, “champion” behavior
• Provides quality customer service
• Provides services with a commitment to service excellence
• Works in a way that exhibits a commitment to personal excellence
• Team oriented and values diversity

WORKING CONDITIONS & EXPOSURE RISK:

No identified risks of exposure

 

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATION(S): EDUCATION

• High School/GED required
• Bachelor’s degree preferred*
*experience in lieu of education is accepted for the requirements with Bachelor’s degree preferred

QUALIFICATION(S): WORK EXPERIENCE/TRAINING/ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS

At least two (2) years’ experience preferred

QUALIFICATION(S): LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION

LCSW, LPC, LMFT, or provisional license, or MO Substance Use credential required

 

Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an E-Verify participant.