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Therapist in Columbia, Missouri at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 5/6/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Therapist is part of the person-centered integrated team and provides direct and indirect services to persons served.

  • Requires evening/weekend availability
  • Working with adolescents with substance use and/or mental health diagnosis
  • Full-time, benefit eligible position


Provide individual and group counseling to substance abusers and their codependents with the goal of helping them establish and maintain a substance-free lifestyle, thereby enhancing their quality of life. Assess, treat, counsel, refer consumers of the organization. Provide crisis intervention services. 

1) Perform the twelve core functions as set down by the Missouri Substance Abuse Professional Credentialing Board: screening, intake, orientation, assessment, education, referral, record keeping, treatment planning, counseling, case management, crisis intervention and consultation 
2) Participate in treatment meetings and staffing 
3) Maintain an adequate caseload size to meeting productivity expectations 
4) Complete required paper and electronic documentation within required timeframes 
5) Update documentation as required by standards 
6) Respond to general chart audits and contract compliance visits 
7) Abide by ethical standards as set forth by the MSAPCB and the agency 
8) Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

Master’s degree in human service related field and current licensure or provisional licensure in the state of Missouri with at least one (1) year experience in the substance abuse field; or Bachelor’s or Master’s degree with a current Certified Alcohol Drug Counselor (CADC). Has a commitment to service and personal excellence. Is team oriented and values diversity.

PLPC: $19.00 hourly

LPC/LMFT: $47,840.00 yearly

LMSW: $23.00 hourly

LCSW: $56,160.00

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