Therapist/Access Specialist PLPC/LMSW in Jefferson City, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 9/17/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $22.42-$30 Hourly Dependent on Licensure Level


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

Job responsibilities include:

Core Responsibilities:

  • Provide psychotherapy for persons served.
  • Provide triage services to persons who present during open access hours

 Other Responsibilities:

  • Assessing appropriateness/readiness of referrals for counseling
  • Function as part of a multi-disciplinary team
  • Maintain client records, following agency and state regulations including
  • knowledge of utilization management criteria. 
  • Maintain agreed upon level of customer care requirements..
  • Will provide culturally competent services to meet the unique cultural needs of each agency consumer and family member. 
  • Complete treatment plans with persons served.
  • Be knowledgeable of other human/social services for purposes of referral if the agency is unable to provide a particular service and maintain documentation of such referrals.
  • Interface with other human/social services to provide holistic services to persons served.
  • Provide emergency services for crisis calls/walk-ins per the daytime crisis protocol
  • Provide licensure supervision, if applicable
  • Regular attendance (except as excused).
  • Attend all training as required by Compass Health Network, Accreditors and Funders.
  • All other duties as assigned by supervisor


The Therapist/Access Specialist receives supervision from the Therapist Team Lead


Job Requirements


  • Masters Degree in counseling or psychology as recognized by the US Department of Education for PLPC level
  • Masters Degree in social work or psychology as recognized by the US Department of Education for LMSW level
  • Currently provisionally licensed and in good standing as a PLPC or LMSW in the State of Missouri
  • Working knowledge of DSM-5
  • Commitment to Service Excellence
  • Commitment to Personal Excellence
  • Team Oriented and Values Diversity


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